January weather forecast and climate
Cottondale, AL

January, the same as December, is another fresh winter month in Cottondale, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 36.5°F (2.5°C) and 52.2°F (11.2°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 52.2°F (11.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 36.5°F (2.5°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In Cottondale, the average relative humidity in January is 76%.

Rainfall

In Cottondale, during January, the rain falls for 11.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation. In Cottondale, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.8 days and collects up to 39.96" (1015mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 1 days and accumulates 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cottondale is 10.3h.

Sunshine

In Cottondale, the average sunshine in January is 5.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Cottondale, Alabama, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Cottondale?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 52.2°F (11.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 36.5°F (2.5°C).

What is the temperature in January in Cottondale?

In Cottondale, Alabama, in January, the average high-temperature is 52.2°F (11.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 36.5°F (2.5°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Cottondale?

In Cottondale, the average relative humidity in January is 76%.

How much does it rain in Cottondale in January?

In Cottondale, in January, during 11.1 rainfall days, 3.5" (89mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Cottondale in January?

In Cottondale, during January, snow falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Cottondale?

The month with the most snowfall in Cottondale, Alabama, is January when snow falls for 1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.71" (18mm) of snow.

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

In January, the average length of the day is 10.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cottondale have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Cottondale?

Months with the lowest UV index in Cottondale, Alabama, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index reading in January in Cottondale?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Cottondale, Alabama, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average high temperature in January: 52.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 36.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

Average pressure in January - Cottondale, 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 (29.97").

Average wind speed in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

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

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

Average rainfall in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

Average rainfall days in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.71"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 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 - Cottondale, AL
  • Average daylight in January: 10.3h

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

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in January - Cottondale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in January - Cottondale, 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).