Washington D.C. Weather in 1955

Historical record of Washington D.C. weather for the year 1955 based on NOAA data.
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1955 Washington D.C. Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 98 °F August 2
Lowest temperature 10 °F February 3
Highest daily low 78 °F August 5
Lowest daily high 22 °F February 3
Most daily precipitation 5.4 inches August 12
Most daily snow 2.5 inches February 11
Total annual precipitation 41.4 inches -
Total annual snow 9.3 inches -
Highest Temperatures in Washington D.C. in 1955
Rank Temperature Date
1 98 °F Aug 2
1 98 °F Jul 22
3 97 °F Jul 23
3 97 °F Jul 4
5 96 °F Aug 6
5 96 °F Jul 5
5 96 °F Jul 2
8 95 °F Jul 17
8 95 °F Jul 3
10 94 °F Aug 21
10 94 °F Aug 7
10 94 °F Aug 4
10 94 °F Jul 28
10 94 °F Jul 27
10 94 °F Jul 21
10 94 °F Jul 18
Lowest Temperatures in Washington D.C. in 1955
Rank Temperature Date
1 10 °F February 3
2 11 °F February 12
3 12 °F January 28
4 13 °F January 31
5 14 °F February 4
6 15 °F December 16
6 15 °F February 5
8 16 °F November 29
8 16 °F January 27
10 17 °F February 14
10 17 °F February 13
10 17 °F January 29
January 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
51 33 0.03 0.0
63 44 0.01 0.0
56 41 0.00 0.0
59 40 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.01 0.0
54 37 0.01 0.0
44 34 0.00 0.0
47 31 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.04 0.0
45 37 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.00 0.0
36 26 0.00 0.0
37 30 0.11 1.4
38 29 0.00 0.0
49 29 0.00 0.0
42 31 0.00 0.0
44 28 0.00 0.0
38 24 0.00 0.0
38 29 0.00 0.0
37 26 0.00 0.0
33 22 0.00 0.0
46 31 0.09 0.8
36 31 0.00 0.0
38 30 0.00 0.0
44 28 0.00 0.0
46 27 0.00 0.0
44 16 0.00 0.0
29 12 0.00 0.0
29 17 0.00 0.0
28 19 0.01 0.1
33 13 0.00 0.0
February 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
47 33 0.00 0.0
36 22 0.24 0.4
22 10 0.00 0.0
30 14 0.00 0.0
38 15 0.00 0.0
53 33 0.87 0.0
48 35 0.05 0.0
41 30 0.00 0.0
49 24 0.00 0.0
63 37 0.00 0.0
58 23 0.84 2.5
23 11 0.00 0.0
28 17 0.00 0.0
37 17 0.00 0.0
49 31 0.00 0.0
61 30 0.00 0.0
47 34 0.02 0.0
45 29 0.00 0.0
49 28 0.00 0.0
56 30 0.00 0.0
56 32 0.00 0.0
55 42 0.20 0.0
56 39 0.63 0.0
39 31 0.15 1.3
50 26 0.00 0.0
50 33 0.00 0.0
63 44 0.13 0.0
67 48 0.00 0.0
March 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
69 52 0.22 0.0
64 44 0.00 0.0
57 35 0.23 0.0
65 44 0.37 0.0
45 42 0.24 0.0
46 33 0.79 0.0
38 27 0.00 0.0
46 24 0.00 0.0
69 43 0.00 0.0
74 48 0.00 0.0
66 52 0.13 0.0
62 47 0.00 0.0
63 48 0.00 0.0
56 42 0.00 0.0
51 43 0.24 0.0
71 45 0.14 0.0
46 37 0.00 0.0
51 35 0.20 0.0
48 37 0.00 0.0
53 35 0.00 0.0
48 43 0.61 0.0
79 39 0.46 0.0
61 33 0.00 0.0
67 43 0.00 0.0
53 35 0.05 0.0
51 23 0.02 0.0
39 23 0.00 0.0
43 27 0.00 0.0
44 30 0.00 0.0
57 34 0.00 0.0
62 33 0.00 0.0
April 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 41 0.00 0.0
75 44 0.00 0.0
70 47 0.00 0.0
59 41 0.00 0.0
68 39 0.00 0.0
63 52 0.07 0.0
62 39 0.00 0.0
59 35 0.00 0.0
75 43 0.00 0.0
82 46 0.00 0.0
74 49 0.17 0.0
73 49 0.43 0.0
55 46 0.01 0.0
66 52 0.97 0.0
72 56 0.00 0.0
73 52 0.00 0.0
56 46 0.01 0.0
59 50 0.00 0.0
79 54 0.02 0.0
67 51 0.00 0.0
73 50 0.03 0.0
80 58 0.19 0.0
81 58 0.00 0.0
70 52 0.15 0.0
55 50 0.29 0.0
53 49 0.18 0.0
55 49 0.00 0.0
68 50 0.00 0.0
69 49 0.00 0.0
77 56 0.05 0.0
May 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
71 57 0.01 0.0
71 49 0.00 0.0
73 53 0.00 0.0
80 55 0.00 0.0
88 60 0.00 0.0
75 59 0.00 0.0
78 47 0.00 0.0
76 57 0.00 0.0
68 47 0.00 0.0
70 54 0.02 0.0
70 54 0.01 0.0
77 57 0.00 0.0
65 57 0.86 0.0
67 56 0.75 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
76 51 0.00 0.0
64 52 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
81 50 0.00 0.0
80 64 0.27 0.0
82 61 0.00 0.0
76 65 0.31 0.0
82 69 0.02 0.0
89 66 0.00 0.0
85 69 0.55 0.0
80 62 0.00 0.0
84 63 0.00 0.0
85 65 0.00 0.0
88 66 0.51 0.0
78 66 0.00 0.0
70 59 0.07 0.0
June 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
73 54 0.00 0.0
72 57 0.00 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
83 56 0.00 0.0
88 65 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.00 0.0
74 62 0.00 0.0
68 55 0.33 0.0
59 52 0.10 0.0
72 52 0.00 0.0
73 62 1.36 0.0
79 61 0.06 0.0
72 58 0.00 0.0
69 60 0.02 0.0
79 57 0.00 0.0
83 63 0.00 0.0
89 64 0.00 0.0
84 65 0.00 0.0
72 65 0.50 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
90 67 0.37 0.0
86 65 0.00 0.0
84 69 0.01 0.0
81 62 0.01 0.0
75 58 0.00 0.0
80 60 0.00 0.0
83 61 0.00 0.0
88 62 0.00 0.0
91 69 0.00 0.0
July 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
93 72 0.00 0.0
96 73 0.00 0.0
95 77 0.00 0.0
97 75 0.00 0.0
96 76 0.00 0.0
89 73 0.00 0.0
90 71 0.00 0.0
88 72 0.62 0.0
87 72 0.01 0.0
88 75 0.33 0.0
86 75 0.00 0.0
84 71 0.00 0.0
82 67 0.00 0.0
86 64 0.00 0.0
92 72 0.00 0.0
93 77 0.06 0.0
95 76 0.00 0.0
94 77 0.00 0.0
91 77 0.00 0.0
93 73 0.00 0.0
94 75 0.00 0.0
98 74 0.00 0.0
97 77 0.00 0.0
88 73 1.27 0.0
89 72 0.00 0.0
93 75 0.00 0.0
94 75 0.00 0.0
94 76 0.03 0.0
78 73 0.00 0.0
82 71 0.00 0.0
89 72 0.00 0.0
August 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
92 73 0.00 0.0
98 75 0.00 0.0
93 77 0.00 0.0
94 74 0.01 0.0
92 78 0.03 0.0
96 75 0.00 0.0
94 72 0.62 0.0
74 67 1.15 0.0
75 69 0.00 0.0
81 67 0.08 0.0
85 74 0.00 0.0
75 69 5.44 0.0
80 71 1.16 0.0
84 68 2.12 0.0
86 73 0.00 0.0
86 74 0.27 0.0
81 74 0.40 0.0
79 74 1.08 0.0
90 73 0.00 0.0
93 71 0.00 0.0
94 71 0.00 0.0
92 70 1.41 0.0
84 71 0.00 0.0
77 63 0.00 0.0
78 67 0.00 0.0
81 62 0.00 0.0
88 65 0.00 0.0
82 70 0.00 0.0
84 71 0.00 0.0
87 70 0.00 0.0
81 70 0.54 0.0
September 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
80 70 0.00 0.0
76 70 0.01 0.0
76 70 0.00 0.0
80 68 0.00 0.0
83 67 0.00 0.0
86 70 0.00 0.0
85 68 0.00 0.0
73 58 0.00 0.0
72 62 0.00 0.0
81 60 0.00 0.0
84 68 0.02 0.0
73 59 0.00 0.0
71 55 0.00 0.0
76 51 0.00 0.0
84 61 0.00 0.0
85 66 0.00 0.0
75 69 0.00 0.0
80 69 0.00 0.0
75 67 0.19 0.0
87 66 0.00 0.0
76 56 0.00 0.0
64 57 0.06 0.0
68 62 0.00 0.0
74 65 0.18 0.0
74 59 0.00 0.0
67 53 0.00 0.0
72 52 0.00 0.0
81 63 0.19 0.0
77 59 0.00 0.0
73 64 0.00 0.0
October 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
72 60 0.00 0.0
70 53 0.00 0.0
73 51 0.00 0.0
73 52 0.00 0.0
77 54 0.04 0.0
81 64 0.07 0.0
83 68 0.00 0.0
73 52 1.09 0.0
70 49 0.00 0.0
76 46 0.00 0.0
79 50 0.00 0.0
78 49 0.00 0.0
78 54 1.73 0.0
63 57 3.27 0.0
66 53 0.00 0.0
62 47 0.00 0.0
63 42 0.00 0.0
59 45 0.00 0.0
62 47 0.00 0.0
66 49 0.00 0.0
73 45 0.00 0.0
62 44 0.00 0.0
64 39 0.00 0.0
74 45 0.08 0.0
55 39 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
68 42 0.00 0.0
72 46 0.00 0.0
72 56 0.05 0.0
72 45 0.13 0.0
61 39 0.00 0.0
November 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
65 38 0.00 0.0
72 41 0.00 0.0
58 43 0.12 0.0
48 38 0.00 0.0
49 38 0.00 0.0
60 33 0.00 0.0
48 40 0.17 0.0
51 35 0.00 0.0
50 35 0.00 0.0
49 34 0.55 0.0
58 36 0.00 0.0
72 44 0.00 0.0
75 51 0.00 0.0
77 53 0.00 0.0
57 46 0.06 0.0
74 50 0.00 0.0
58 36 0.00 0.0
46 32 0.00 0.0
40 32 0.72 2.3
42 33 0.00 0.0
61 31 0.00 0.0
54 33 0.00 0.0
64 39 0.00 0.0
58 38 0.00 0.0
40 33 0.00 0.0
42 31 0.01 0.0
52 28 0.00 0.0
51 20 0.00 0.0
36 16 0.00 0.0
39 26 0.00 0.0
December 1955 Washington D.C. Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
39 25 0.00 0.0
40 31 0.08 0.2
59 39 0.00 0.0
62 49 0.03 0.0
59 37 0.00 0.0
41 32 0.00 0.0
40 27 0.00 0.0
48 32 0.00 0.0
40 31 0.08 0.0
34 27 0.00 0.0
36 24 0.00 0.0
39 25 0.00 0.0
39 24 0.00 0.0
40 24 0.00 0.0
44 19 0.00 0.0
32 15 0.00 0.0
38 22 0.00 0.0
36 28 0.03 0.3
39 25 0.00 0.0
28 20 0.00 0.0
27 19 0.00 0.0
33 19 0.00 0.0
36 29 0.00 0.0
47 32 0.00 0.0
64 36 0.00 0.0
40 31 0.00 0.0
33 21 0.00 0.0
32 18 0.00 0.0
34 20 0.00 0.0
38 24 0.00 0.0
36 23 0.00 0.0
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