January in the Almanor Basin was warm and an exceptionally dry month.
The average low temperature at the Chester Airport was almost two degrees higher than the long-term norm and the average high temperature was nearly 12 degrees higher.
Temperatures in the Lake Almanor Basin were lower than the long-term average during the month of October.
Our average morning low (27.4 degrees) was a bit more than four degrees cooler than the norm, and our average afternoon high (65.6 degrees) was almost a degree cooler. Still, our temperatures were pleasantly autumn-like and our foliage colors were a sight to behold.