January weather forecast and climate
Elim, AK

Weather in January

January, like December, in Elim, Alaska, is another frigid cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 9.1°F (-12.7°C) and 1.8°F (-16.8°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 9.1°F (-12.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 1.8°F (-16.8°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 91%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Elim is January when the rain falls for 2.7 days and typically collects 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. In Elim, during 13.2 snowfall days, 3.5" (89mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Elim, during the entire year, snow falls for 94.3 days, and aggregates up to 27.2" (691mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Elim, the average length of the day in January is 5.5h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 3.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Elim, Alaska, are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Elim?

The coldest month in Elim is January, with an average high-temperature of 9.1°F (-12.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 1.8°F (-16.8°C).

What is the temperature in January in Elim?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Elim, is 9.1°F (-12.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 1.8°F (-16.8°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Elim?

In Elim, the average relative humidity in January is 91%.

How many days does it rain in January in Elim?

In Elim, Alaska, in January, during 2.7 rainfall days, 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Elim?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 2.7 days and typically collects 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Elim in January?

In Elim, Alaska, during January, snow falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.5" (89mm) of snow.

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

In Elim, the average length of the day in January is 5.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Elim?

In January, the average sunshine in Elim is 3.1h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Elim are January through March and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in January in Elim?

In Elim, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Elim, AK

Average temperature in January - Elim, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: 9.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (59.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°F).

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Average pressure in January
Elim, AK

Average pressure in January - Elim, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 29.85"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (29.92").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.72").

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Average wind speed in January
Elim, AK

Average wind speed in January - Elim, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (6mph).

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Average humidity in January
Elim, AK

Average humidity in January - Elim, AK
  • Average humidity in January: 91%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (72%).

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Average rainfall in January
Elim, AK

Average rainfall in January - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.55"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in January
Elim, AK

Average rainfall days in January - Elim, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Elim, AK

Average snowfall in January - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 3.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (4.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Elim, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Elim, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (16.7 days).
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
Elim, AK

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Elim, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 5.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.1h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2.9h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Elim, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Elim, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (18.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Elim, AK

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Elim, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Elim, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 50).

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Average visibility in January
Elim, AK

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

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

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