Record High Today Jan 18, 2017 5:18 PM EDT John Farley It does not feel much like January as the temperature reached a record high of 80° here in the Capital City. The previous record of 77° was set back in 1952. What’s the average for this time of year? A whopping 56°. ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestEmailMoreRelated Great tool for tracking the Eclipse Unusual Happenings in the Tropics Will the Skies be Clear Enough for us to See This ... So Why Is The Earth Warming?