We are entering our coldest time of the year as we push into early January.
The normal low temperature starts a 30-day stay at 19°F on the fifth of the month each year.
The normal high temperature starts a 17-day stay at 32° F on the sixth of each year.
It does get colder and warmer before and after this period. The coldest on average falls during this period each year.
When you look at the colder high and low temperatures combined, you will find that our coldest day on average each year falls around Jan. 14.
The coldest temperature on record at the Youngstown/Warren Regional Airport was -22°F set back on Jan. 19, 1994.
Below is a list of the top five coldest temperatures in Youngstown:
#1: -22°F set on 1/19/1994
#2: -20°F set on 1/20/1985 and on 1/21/1985
#3: -19°F set on 1/17/1982
#4: -18°F set on 1/18/1994 and on 1/24/1963
#5: -16°F set on 2/09/1934