Sunrise: 7:26 AM
Sunset: 4:22 PM

Length of the day:
8 hours 1 minutes

The coldest January of the modern era in most of northern New England didn’t waste any time getting started on this date in 1970. Following the tremendous post-Christmas storm, arctic air was almost without relent much of the month. Readings New Years Day included -17 in Burlington, VT, -20 in Lancaster, NH, and -24 in Cornwall, VT.