January weather forecast and climate
Hughes, AK

Weather in January

January, like December, is another arctic cold winter month in Hughes, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min -13.5°F (-25.3°C) and max -3.1°F (-19.5°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -3.1°F (-19.5°C) and an average low-temperature of -13.5°F (-25.3°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Hughes, Alaska, is 95%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 0.9 days and accumulates 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Hughes are January through June, August through December. In Hughes, during January, snow falls for 12.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.06" (103mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 113.1 snowfall days, and 53.5" (1359mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Hughes, the average length of the day is 4.8h.

Sunshine

In Hughes, the average sunshine in January is 2.6h.

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Hughes. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Hughes?

January is the coldest month in Hughes, with an average high-temperature of -3.1°F (-19.5°C) and an average low-temperature of -13.5°F (-25.3°C).

What is the temperature in January in Hughes?

In January, the average high-temperature is -3.1°F (-19.5°C), and the average low-temperature is -13.5°F (-25.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Hughes?

In Hughes, the average relative humidity in January is 95%.

How many days does it rain in January in Hughes?

In January, the rain falls for 0.9 days. Throughout January, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Hughes?

The month with the least rainfall in Hughes is January when the rain falls for 0.9 days and typically collects 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Hughes in January?

In Hughes, in January, snow falls for 12.1 days, with typically accumulated 4.06" (103mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Hughes have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 4.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Hughes?

The average sunshine in January in Hughes is 2.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Hughes?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Hughes?

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

Average temperature in January
Hughes, AK

Average temperature in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: -3.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: -13.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (47.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-13.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
Hughes, AK

Average pressure in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.98").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.78").

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Average wind speed in January
Hughes, AK

Average wind speed in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Hughes, AK

Average humidity in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average humidity in January: 95%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March and April (96%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (57%).

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Average rainfall in January
Hughes, AK

Average rainfall in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.51"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.85").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.51").

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Average rainfall days in January
Hughes, AK

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0.2 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Hughes, AK

Average snowfall in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (8.54").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Hughes, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (17.9 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 4.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 23.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 0.5h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Hughes, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (10.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Hughes, AK

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Hughes, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 78).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 46).

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Average visibility in January
Hughes, AK

Average visibility in January - Hughes, AK
  • Average visibility in January: 2mi

Months with the highest visibility are June and July (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and April (2mi).

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