January weather forecast and climate
Athens, AL

January, the same as December, in Athens, Alabama, is a frosty winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 47.5°F (8.6°C) and an average low of 33.1°F (0.6°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 47.5°F (8.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 33.1°F (0.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Athens is 76%.

Rainfall

In Athens, during January, the rain falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. In Athens, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132.4 days and collects up to 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February and December. Months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 0.08" (2mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

In Athens, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

In Athens, Alabama, the average sunshine is 4.8h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Athens?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 47.5°F (8.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 33.1°F (0.6°C).

What is the temperature in January in Athens?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Athens, is 47.5°F (8.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 33.1°F (0.6°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Athens?

The average relative humidity in January in Athens is 76%.

How many days does it rain in January in Athens?

In Athens, in January, during 9.3 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Athens?

In Athens, Alabama, in January, snow falls for 0.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Athens?

Months with the most snowfall in Athens are January and February, with an average 0.08" (2mm) of accumulated snow.

How many hours of daylight does Athens have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Athens?

In January, the average sunshine in Athens is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Athens?

Months with the lowest UV index in Athens, Alabama, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Athens?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Athens, AL
  • Average high temperature in January: 47.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 33.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

Average pressure in January - Athens, AL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.17"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in January - Athens, AL
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

Average humidity in January - Athens, AL
  • Average humidity in January: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in January - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.71").

Average rainfall days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

Average snowfall in January - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.08"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.08").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Athens, AL
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

Average UV index in January - Athens, AL
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Athens, AL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in January - Athens, AL
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).