Average Snowfall for Massachusetts in January





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during January at cities, towns and parks in Massachusetts. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Cape Cod and Islands, Eastern, Central and Western Massachusetts.

Cape Cod and Islands

Average total snowfall in January
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
3.6 Chatham 7.7 19.6
3.2 Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard 7.0 17.8
2.3 Hyannis 4.3 10.9

Eastern Massachusetts

January snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
6.7 Boston 12.9 32.8
4.6 East Wareham 12.0 30.5
8.4 Great Blue Hill, Milton 17.1 43.4
6.0 Haverhill 15.5 39.4
7.6 Hingham 14.2 36.1
4.8 Marblehead 14.1 35.8
4.6 New Bedford 10.6 26.9
6.8 Newburyport 16.8 42.7
4.6 Plymouth 11.1 28.2
3.7 Taunton 9.1 23.1

Central Massachusetts

Average snow for January
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5.3 Amherst 10.3 26.2
6.7 Barre Falls Reservoir Dam 14.6 37.1
4.3 Buffumville Lake 15.3 38.9
6.8 East Brimfield Lake 14.3 36.3
6.7 Lowell 16.3 41.4
5.8 Tully Lake 14.4 36.6
8.5 Worcester 17.1 43.4

Western Massachusetts

Annual average snowfall
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
6.1 Great Barrington 18.7 47.5
6.6 Lanesboro 16.0 40.6
6.7 West Otis 16.1 40.9
13.8 Worthington 20.9 53.1
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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