January weather forecast and climate
Nikolai, AK

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Nikolai, Alaska, is a polar cold winter month, with average temperature varying between 2.5°F (-16.4°C) and -8°F (-22.2°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 2.5°F (-16.4°C) and an average low-temperature of -8°F (-22.2°C).

Humidity

In Nikolai, the average relative humidity is 93%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 2.5 days and accumulates 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. In Nikolai, during 11.2 snowfall days, 3.27" (83mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Nikolai, during the entire year, snow falls for 96.1 days, and aggregates up to 38.66" (982mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Nikolai, Alaska, is 6.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 3.2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Nikolai, Alaska, are January, March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Nikolai?

With an average high-temperature of 2.5°F (-16.4°C) and an average low-temperature of -8°F (-22.2°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Nikolai?

In January, the average high-temperature is 2.5°F (-16.4°C), and the average low-temperature is -8°F (-22.2°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Nikolai?

In January, the average relative humidity in Nikolai is 93%.

How many days does it rain in January in Nikolai?

In January, the rain falls for 2.5 days. Throughout January, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Nikolai?

The month with the least rainfall in Nikolai is January when the rain falls for 2.5 days and typically collects 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Nikolai?

In Nikolai, in January, snow falls for 11.2 days, with typically accumulated 3.27" (83mm) of snow.

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

In January, the average length of the day in Nikolai is 6.1h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Nikolai?

In January, the average sunshine in Nikolai, Alaska, is 3.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Nikolai?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Nikolai?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Nikolai, AK

Average temperature in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: 2.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (67.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: -8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8°F).

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Average pressure in January
Nikolai, AK

Average pressure in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 29.83"

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

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Average wind speed in January
Nikolai, AK

Average wind speed in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (5.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are February, November and December (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in January
Nikolai, AK

Average humidity in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average humidity in January: 93%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (94%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (62%).

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Average rainfall in January
Nikolai, AK

Average rainfall in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.47"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in January
Nikolai, AK

Average rainfall days in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Nikolai, AK

Average snowfall in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 3.27"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (10.16").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Nikolai, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 11.2 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are March and November (15.8 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
Nikolai, AK

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 6.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 20.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.2h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Nikolai, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (9.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Nikolai, AK

Average UV index in January - Nikolai, 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, March, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Nikolai, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Nikolai, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 68).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in January
Nikolai, AK

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

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

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