Foster January Weather

Averages and records for weather in Foster, Rhode Island in the month of January.
Typical Foster January Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high 35.3 °F
Average daily low 18.5 °F
Average monthly precipitation 4.5 inches
Average monthly snow 15.5 inches
Daily chance of precipitation 39.8%
Daily chance of snow 24.3%
Foster January Weather Records
1974–2024
Highest temperature 67 °F January 29, 2002
Lowest temperature -13 °F January 18, 1982
Highest daily low 54 °F January 15, 1995
Lowest daily high 6 °F January 16, 1994
Hottest average high temperature 42.6 °F 1990
Coldest average high temperature 24.9 °F 2004
Most daily precipitation 3.1 inches January 21, 1979
Most monthly precipitation 14.4 inches 1979
Most daily snow 22.0 inches January 12, 2011
Most monthly snow 51.5 inches 2011
Note: Daily averages are a moving average which includes 14 days before and after
Day Average (°F) Record (°F)
High Low High Low
January 1 37.6 21.2 58 -4
January 2 37.4 21.0 58 -1
January 3 37.3 20.9 62 -3
January 4 37.2 20.7 60 -7
January 5 37.0 20.5 59 -9
January 6 36.7 20.3 63 -6
January 7 36.3 19.9 59 -9
January 8 35.9 19.5 62 -4
January 9 35.8 19.3 58 -2
January 10 35.8 19.2 58 -6
January 11 35.7 19.1 63 -4
January 12 35.4 18.9 66 -10
January 13 35.3 18.6 61 -3
January 14 35.3 18.5 63 -8
January 15 35.3 18.5 64 -10
January 16 35.3 18.5 62 -11
January 17 35.2 18.4 56 -11
January 18 35.2 18.3 61 -13
January 19 35.2 18.2 56 -7
January 20 35.2 18.2 56 -7
January 21 35.3 18.2 56 -5
January 22 35.4 18.2 52 -10
January 23 35.4 18.1 56 -9
January 24 35.5 18.1 59 -9
January 25 35.5 18.1 56 -6
January 26 35.4 18.0 59 -5
January 27 35.3 17.8 57 -8
January 28 35.2 17.7 57 -5
January 29 35.2 17.6 67 -1
January 30 35.2 17.6 58 -5
January 31 35.3 17.6 59 -2
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1974–2024 N Foster 1 E location