January weather forecast
Eagle River, AK

Weather in January

January, like December, is a freezing cold winter month in Eagle River, Alaska, with an average temperature varying between 9.7°F (-12.4°C) and 19°F (-7.2°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 19°F (-7.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 9.7°F (-12.4°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Eagle River is 86%.

Rainfall

In Eagle River, it is raining for 7.4 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Eagle River, during the entire year, the rain falls for 147 days and collects up to 13.27" (337mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. In Eagle River, Alaska, in January, during 9.3 snowfall days, 3.07" (78mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Eagle River, during the entire year, snow falls for 57.9 days and aggregates up to 24.37" (619mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Eagle River is 6h and 33min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 10:13 am and sunset at 3:51 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 9:20 am and sunset at 5:02 pm AKST.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Eagle River is 4.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Eagle River is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. 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 Eagle River?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 19°F (-7.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 9.7°F (-12.4°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Eagle River?

The average relative humidity in January in Eagle River is 86%.

How many days does it rain in January in Eagle River?

In Eagle River, Alaska, in January, during 7.4 rainfall days, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Eagle River in January?

In January, in Eagle River, Alaska, it is snowing for 9.3 days. Throughout January, 3.07" (78mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Eagle River have in January?

The average day length in January is 6h and 33min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Eagle River?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 10:13 am and sunset at 3:51 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 9:20 am and sunset at 5:02 pm AKST.

How many hours of sunshine does Eagle River have in January?

In Eagle River, Alaska, the average sunshine duration in January is 4.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Eagle River?

In Eagle River, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Eagle River, AK

Average temperature in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: 19°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (63.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 9.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.7°F).

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Average pressure in January
Eagle River, AK

Average pressure in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 29.72"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are November and December (29.69"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Eagle River, AK

Average wind speed in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 4.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (4.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in January
Eagle River, AK

Average humidity in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average humidity in January: 86%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (65%).

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Average rainfall in January
Eagle River, AK

Average rainfall in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.81").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.63").

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Average rainfall days in January
Eagle River, AK

Average rainfall days in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Eagle River, AK

Average snowfall in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 3.07"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.98").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Eagle River, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Eagle River, AK

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 6h and 33min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.2h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Eagle River, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 17.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Eagle River, AK

Average UV index in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Eagle River, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 38

The months with the most cloud cover are April, August and December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in January
Eagle River, AK

Average visibility in January - Eagle River, AK
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is March (4mi).

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