January 1985 Weather History in New York City New York, United States

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This report shows the past weather for New York City, providing a weather history for January 1985. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the New York City temperature history for January 1985. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

New York City Temperature History January 1985

Temperature history in January 1985 in New York City181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930303131-10°F-10°F0°F0°F10°F10°F20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°FDecFeb
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in January 1985 in New York City

Hourly Temperature in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFebfrigidfreezingcoldvery cold
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in January 1985 in New York City

Cloud Cover in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Daily Precipitation in January 1985 in New York City

Daily Precipitation in January 1985 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310.0 in0.0 in0.5 in0.5 in1.0 in1.0 in1.5 in1.5 in2.0 in2.0 inDecFeb
The daily measured quantity of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation.

Snow Depth in January 1985 in New York City

Snow Depth in January 1985 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 in0 in2 in2 in4 in4 in6 in6 in8 in8 inDecFeb
The daily measured snow depth, where available.

Observed Weather in January 1985 in New York City

Observed Weather in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Tue, Jan 1 Light Drizzle, Fog0.07 in-DZ, FG
Wed, Jan 2 Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Fog0.29 inSHRA, -RA, -SHRA, FG
Fri, Jan 4 Light Freezing Rain and Ice Pellets, Light Freezing Rain, Light Rain, Fog0.08 in-FZRAPL, -FZRA, -RA, FG
Sat, Jan 5 Snow, Light Snow, Light Freezing Rain and Ice Pellets, Light Freezing Rain, Fog0.20 inSN, -SN, -FZRAPL, -FZRA, FG
Mon, Jan 7 Drizzle, FogDZ, FG
Fri, Jan 11 Light Snow0.07 in-SN
Tue, Jan 15 Light Snow, Showers of Light Snow, Fog0.02 in-SN, -SHSN, FG
Thu, Jan 17 Snow, Light Snow0.23 inSN, -SN
Sat, Jan 19 Light Snow, Showers of Light Snow, Drizzle0.02 in-SN, -SHSN, DZ
Sun, Jan 20 Light Snow, Fog0.06 in-SN, FG
Tue, Jan 22 Showers of Light Snow-SHSN
Thu, Jan 24 Light Snow0.01 in-SN
Fri, Jan 25 Light Snow, Showers of Light Snow-SN, -SHSN
Thu, Jan 31 Light Snow, Light Snow and Ice Pellets, Light Freezing Drizzle and Snow, Light Freezing Drizzle, Light Freezing Rain, Light Drizzle, Fog0.17 in-SN, -SNPL, -FZDZSN, -FZDZ, -FZRA, -DZ, FG

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January 1985 in New York City

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January 1985 in New York City

The solar day over the course of January 1985. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in January 1985 in New York City

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in January 1985 in New York CityJan112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb0010102020300010102020
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Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of January 1985. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in January 1985 in New York City

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMDecFebJan 69:17 PMJan 69:17 PMJan 209:29 PMJan 209:29 PMFeb 510:19 AMFeb 510:19 AM4:10 PM4:10 PM8:07 AM8:07 AM7:18 AM7:18 AM4:26 PM4:26 PM4:07 PM4:07 PM7:27 AM7:27 AM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Jan 1985IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
75%-1:56 AMWNW12:52 PMENE7:51 PMS248,746 mi
2
84%-2:58 AMWNW1:18 PMENE8:36 PMS246,517 mi
3
90%-4:01 AMWNW1:49 PMENE9:24 PMS243,836 mi
4
96%-5:07 AMWNW2:26 PMENE10:16 PMS240,930 mi
5
99%-6:12 AMNW3:13 PMNE11:12 PMS238,039 mi
6
100%-7:13 AMNW4:10 PMNE--
7
100%-8:07 AMNW5:17 PMNE12:10 AMS235,390 mi
8
98%-8:53 AMWNW6:29 PMENE1:08 AMS233,164 mi
9
94%-9:32 AMWNW7:43 PMENE2:04 AMS231,474 mi
10
87%-10:04 AMWNW8:57 PMENE2:58 AMS230,354 mi
11
78%-10:32 AMW10:10 PME3:48 AMS229,775 mi
12
68%-10:58 AMW11:23 PME4:37 AMS229,666 mi
13
50%-11:23 AMW-5:25 AMS229,945 mi
14
45%12:35 AME11:50 AMWSW-6:13 AMS230,542 mi
15
33%1:48 AMESE12:19 PMWSW-7:04 AMS231,418 mi
16
23%3:01 AMESE12:54 PMWSW-7:57 AMS232,562 mi
17
14%4:14 AMESE1:35 PMWSW-8:54 AMS233,987 mi
18
7%5:23 AMSE2:24 PMSW-9:54 AMS235,710 mi
19
2%6:25 AMSE3:22 PMSW-10:54 AMS237,727 mi
20
0%7:18 AMSE4:26 PMSW-11:52 AMS239,995 mi
21
0%8:00 AMESE5:32 PMWSW-12:46 PMS242,420 mi
22
3%8:35 AMESE6:39 PMWSW-1:37 PMS244,865 mi
23
7%9:04 AMESE7:43 PMWSW-2:23 PMS247,158 mi
24
14%9:28 AMESE8:45 PMW-3:06 PMS249,115 mi
25
21%9:50 AME9:45 PMW-3:46 PMS250,559 mi
26
29%10:11 AME10:44 PMW-4:25 PMS251,333 mi
27
39%10:31 AME11:43 PMWNW-5:05 PMS251,324 mi
28
50%10:53 AMENE--5:45 PMS250,471 mi
29
58%-12:44 AMWNW11:17 AMENE6:28 PMS248,780 mi
30
68%-1:46 AMWNW11:45 AMENE7:14 PMS246,325 mi
31
77%-2:50 AMWNW12:19 PMENE8:03 PMS243,259 mi

Humidity Comfort Levels in January 1985 in New York City

Humidity Comfort Levels in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in January 1985 in New York City

Wind Speed in January 1985 in New York City1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mph50 mph50 mphDecFeb
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in January 1985 in New York City

Hourly Wind Speed in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 1985 in New York City

Hourly Wind Direction in 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMDecFeb
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The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in January 1985 in New York City

Atmospheric Pressure in January 1985 in New York City18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.2 inHg29.2 inHg29.4 inHg29.4 inHg29.6 inHg29.6 inHg29.8 inHg29.8 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.2 inHg30.2 inHg30.4 inHg30.4 inHg30.6 inHg30.6 inHg30.8 inHg30.8 inHgDecFeb
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Newark Liberty International Airport page.

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