Bridgeport experienced its warmest January on record this year
Connecticut and the rest of the Northeast experienced an exceptionally mild January, with 10 key climate locations in the region breaking average temperature records, the NRCC reported. Bridgeport’s average January temperature surpassed the 2017 record, reaching 39.9 degrees. This is the highest average temperature for the month since the station began keeping records in 1948, according to the National Weather Service. January was also the snowiest for the city, with hardly any snow accumulating.