Akutan
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Akutan, AK

Ocean temperature

In January, the average ocean temperature in Akutan, Alaska, is 39.4°F (4.1°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Akutan, the average length of the day in January is 8.1h.

How cold is the water in January in Akutan?

In Akutan, the average seawater temperature in January is 39.4°F (4.1°C). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

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

In Akutan, the average length of the day in January is 8.1h.
Average sea temperature in January - Akutan, AK
  • Average sea temperature in January: 39.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (49.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (38.6°F).

Average daylight in January - Akutan, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 8.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).