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

January weather forecast and climate
Metlakatla, AK

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Metlakatla, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 41.5°F (5.3°C) and 32.4°F (0.2°C).

Temperature

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 41.5°F (5.3°C), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Metlakatla, during January, the rain falls for 22.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.7" (272.5mm) of precipitation. In Metlakatla, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 231 days and collects up to 101.6" (2580.5mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Metlakatla. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 5.4 days and accumulates 7.8" (198.1mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Metlakatla, Alaska, the average water temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C). Swimming in 43.3°F (6.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Metlakatla, the average length of the day in January is 7.9h.

What are the coldest months in Metlakatla?

The coldest months are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 41.5°F (5.3°C).

What is the temperature in January in Metlakatla?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 41.5°F (5.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.4°F (0.2°C).

How much does it rain in Metlakatla in January?

In Metlakatla, Alaska, in January, during 22.1 rainfall days, 10.7" (272.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Metlakatla in January?

In Metlakatla, Alaska, in January, during 5.4 snowfall days, 7.8" (198.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Metlakatla?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 5.4 days and typically aggregates up to 7.8" (198.1mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Metlakatla?

In Metlakatla, in January, the average water temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C). Swimming in 43.3°F (6.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

The average length of the day in January in Metlakatla is 7.9h.
Average temperature in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: 41.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (64.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 32.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.4°F).

Average rainfall in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 10.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (13.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4.6").

Average rainfall days in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 22.1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (23.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14.9 days).

Average snowfall in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 7.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 5.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average sea temperature in January: 43.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (55.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.5°F).

Average daylight in January - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 7.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.3h).