Amherst January Precipitation Totals

A time series of total precipitation in the month of January in Amherst, Massachusetts from 1897–2024.
Rainiest January in Amherst History
The rainiest January in Amherst, Massachusetts history happened in 1978, with 8.16 inches of total precipitation.
Driest January in Amherst History
The driest January in Amherst, Massachusetts history happened in 1981, with just 0.49 inches of total precipitation.
Amherst Average January Precipitation by Year
Year Precipitation (inches)
2024 6.38
2023 6.53
2022 1.49
2021 2.32
2020 1.56
2019 5.09
2018 3.73
2017 2.55
2016 1.70
2015 3.96
2014 3.06
2013 2.06
2012 2.89
2011 2.97
2010 2.82
2009 4.20
2008 2.05
2007 2.84
2006 5.77
2005 4.82
2004 1.25
2003 3.06
2002 1.07
2001 1.62
2000 3.00
1999 5.67
1998 4.19
1997 3.56
1996 6.68
1995 3.66
1994 5.76
1993 2.18
1992 2.12
1991 2.37
1990 4.32
1989 0.80
1988 2.40
1987 4.32
1986 5.86
1985 1.73
1984 1.88
1983 4.82
1982 3.92
1981 0.49
1980 0.50
1978 8.16
1977 2.24
1976 5.23
1975 4.39
1974 3.35
1973 4.26
1972 1.86
1971 1.95
1970 0.66
1969 1.28
1968 1.87
1967 1.37
1966 1.72
1965 1.57
1964 5.18
1963 2.95
1962 1.41
1961 2.52
1960 1.17
1959 3.81
1958 4.03
1957 1.38
1956 1.75
1955 0.81
1954 2.45
1953 6.24
1952 4.02
1951 3.28
1950 4.33
1949 4.52
1948 2.63
1947 3.37
1946 2.72
1945 3.07
1944 1.24
1943 2.92
1942 3.54
1941 2.21
1940 2.63
1939 2.21
1938 6.60
1937 5.38
1936 6.47
1935 4.96
1934 3.50
1933 2.44
1932 3.68
1931 3.58
1930 2.57
1929 4.33
1928 2.19
1927 2.50
1926 3.23
1925 3.42
1924 3.85
1923 6.02
1922 1.56
1921 2.00
1920 2.74
1919 2.02
1918 4.11
1917 3.30
1916 2.56
1915 6.52
1913 3.98
1912 2.18
1911 2.36
1910 6.14
1909 3.56
1908 2.25
1907 2.73
1906 2.18
1905 3.90
1903 3.28
1900 4.48
1899 3.41
1897 3.78