January weather forecast and climate
Opelika, AL

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another fresh winter month in Opelika, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 54.1°F (12.3°C) and min 37.4°F (3°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 37.4°F (3°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Opelika, Alabama, is 73%.

Rainfall

In Opelika, Alabama, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 173.9 rainfall days, and 37.64" (956mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Opelika are January through March and December. In Opelika, in January, snow falls for 0.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Opelika, during the entire year, snow falls for 1.9 days, and aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Opelika is 5.5h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Opelika?

January is the coldest month in Opelika, Alabama, with an average high-temperature of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 37.4°F (3°C).

What is the temperature in January in Opelika?

In Opelika, in January, the average high-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Opelika?

In January, the average relative humidity in Opelika, Alabama, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in January in Opelika?

In Opelika, Alabama, in January, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Opelika in January?

In Opelika, in January, snow falls for 0.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Opelika have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Opelika, Alabama, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Opelika?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Opelika.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Opelika?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Opelika, AL

Average temperature in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average high temperature in January: 54.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 37.4°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (71.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (37.4°F).

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Average pressure in January
Opelika, AL

Average pressure in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

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Average wind speed in January
Opelika, AL

Average wind speed in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Opelika, AL

Average humidity in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average humidity in January: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

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Average rainfall in January
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.07"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (4.06").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in January
Opelika, AL

Average rainfall days in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Opelika, AL

Average snowfall in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.31").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Opelika, AL

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Opelika, 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: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Opelika, AL

Average sunshine days in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.9 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in January
Opelika, AL

Average UV index in January - Opelika, 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 and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in January
Opelika, AL

Average cloud cover in January - Opelika, AL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in January
Opelika, AL

Average visibility in January - Opelika, 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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