January weather forecast and climate
Atqasuk, AK

Weather in January

January, like December, is another arctic cold winter month in Atqasuk, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max -1.8°F (-18.8°C) and min -10.3°F (-23.5°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -1.8°F (-18.8°C) and an average low-temperature of -10.3°F (-23.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Atqasuk are January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 94%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 0.9 days and accumulates 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall. In Atqasuk, in January, snow falls for 12.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.14" (29mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 134.6 snowfall days, and 19.88" (505mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 1.3h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 0.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Atqasuk?

With an average high-temperature of -1.8°F (-18.8°C) and an average low-temperature of -10.3°F (-23.5°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Atqasuk?

In January, in Atqasuk, the average high-temperature is -1.8°F (-18.8°C), and the average low-temperature is -10.3°F (-23.5°C).

What are the most humid months in Atqasuk?

January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 94%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in January in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, the average relative humidity in January is 94%.

How many days does it rain in January in Atqasuk?

In January, in Atqasuk, the rain falls for 0.9 days. Throughout January, 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Atqasuk?

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 0.9 days and accumulates 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Atqasuk in January?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, in January, snow falls for 12.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.14" (29mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Atqasuk have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Atqasuk, Alaska, is 1.3h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Atqasuk?

In January, the average sunshine in Atqasuk, Alaska, is 0.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Atqasuk?

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Atqasuk, Alaska.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Atqasuk?

In Atqasuk, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average temperature in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: -1.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (49.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: -10.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.3°F).

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Average pressure in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average pressure in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 30.07"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84").

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Average wind speed in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average wind speed in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (14.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (10.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average humidity in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average humidity in January: 94%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (94%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (77%).

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Average rainfall in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average rainfall days in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (3.43").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.08").

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Average snowfall days in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (18.4 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.9 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 1.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 0.7h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 5.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and December (Average sunshine: 0.4).

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Average sunshine days in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average UV index in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 74

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 84).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in January
Atqasuk, AK

Average visibility in January - Atqasuk, AK
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August and September (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and March (4mi).

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