Montreal - Recent January Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the January weather in Montreal, Quebec Canada was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives January data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many cold days occurred each January. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Montreal had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Montreal–Trudeau Airport .

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

January temperature averages by year in Montreal
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
23 6 2018 -5 -14
30 18 2017 -1 -8
29 14 2016 -2 -10
21 1 2015 -6 -17
21 6 2014 -6 -14
26 9 2013 -3 -13
28 10 2012 -3 -12
21 9 2011 -6 -13
26 15 2010 -3 -10
Number of days in January when the temperature in Montreal dropped to -18 or 0 or below degrees Celsius
Year -18 °C
0 °F
0 °C
32 °F
2018 9 31
2017 3 27
2016 2 29
2015 16 31
2014 12 30
2013 11 28
2012 9 31
2011 7 30
2010 3 28

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Montreal during January in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.254 millimeters (0.01 inches) or more.

Total precipitation for January in Montreal
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
16 2018 3.4 87
17 2017 2.2 56
11 2016 1.3 34
8 2015 3.2 81
5 2014 2.1 53
8 2013 2.6 65
6 2012 3.3 84
4 2011 1.2 31
6 2010 2.7 69

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Montreal for January and number of days when new snow totalled at least 2.5 centimetres (1 inch)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
9 2018 34.0 86.4
7 2017 16.6 42.2
3 2016 10.8 27.4
7 2015 20.0 50.8
1 2014 6.1 15.5
3 2013 14.7 37.3
5 2012 22.7 57.7
5 2011 13.0 33.0
4 2010 17.6 44.7
Reference

Environment and Climate Change Canada. Historical Climate Data. Historical Data

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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