January weather forecast and climate
Bessemer, AL

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a cool winter month in Bessemer, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 36°F (2.2°C) and max 51.3°F (10.7°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 51.3°F (10.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 36°F (2.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 11.4 days. Throughout January, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Bessemer, during the entire year, the rain falls for 172.1 days and collects up to 39.69" (1008mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 1.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.75" (19mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bessemer is 10.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

In Bessemer, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Bessemer?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 51.3°F (10.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 36°F (2.2°C).

What is the temperature in January in Bessemer?

In January, in Bessemer, the average high-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 36°F (2.2°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Bessemer?

In Bessemer, the average relative humidity in January is 75%.

How many days does it rain in January in Bessemer?

In Bessemer, in January, during 11.4 rainfall days, 3.46" (88mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Bessemer?

In Bessemer, in January, during 1.1 snowfall days, 0.75" (19mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Bessemer?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 1.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.75" (19mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January in Bessemer?

In January, the average length of the day in Bessemer is 10.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Bessemer?

In Bessemer, Alabama, the average sunshine in January is 5.1h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Bessemer?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Bessemer, Alabama, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Bessemer, AL

Average temperature in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average high temperature in January: 51.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 36°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36°F).

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Average pressure in January
Bessemer, AL

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

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

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Average wind speed in January
Bessemer, AL

Average wind speed in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Bessemer, AL

Average humidity in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average humidity in January: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in January
Bessemer, AL

Average rainfall in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

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Average rainfall days in January
Bessemer, AL

Average rainfall days in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Bessemer, AL

Average snowfall in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Bessemer, AL

Average snowfall days in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Bessemer, AL

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in January
Bessemer, AL

Average sunshine days in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Bessemer, AL

Average UV index in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Bessemer, AL

Average cloud cover in January - Bessemer, AL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 44

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in January
Bessemer, AL

Average visibility in January - Bessemer, 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).

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