January proved to be a very comfortable start to 2024! The highest temperature occurred on the 30th with a high temperature of 82°F. The coolest day of the month was the 10th with a low temperature of 37°F. Two days had temperatures exactly matching the average. There were 17 days with below average temperatures and 12 days with temperatures above average.
When looking at the average daily high temperature for the month and comparing it to the previous 11 years, January 2024 falls smack in the middle. The average daily high was 69.7°, meaning the month was overall very seasonable. As a reminder, these values are based on data collected at the Palm Springs International Airport.
January 2024 received a total of 0.87 inches of rain. The vast majority of which fell on a single day, January 22nd. The climatological average for rainfall in January is 1.14, meaning the month received 0.27 inches less than average.