January weather forecast and climate
Shageluk, AK

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another frigid cold winter month in Shageluk, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min -3.1°F (-19.5°C) and max 6.4°F (-14.2°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 6.4°F (-14.2°C) and an average low-temperature of -3.1°F (-19.5°C).

Humidity

January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 95%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Shageluk, Alaska, during 3.6 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Shageluk, there are 122.8 rainfall days, and 17.44" (443mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. In Shageluk, in January, snow falls for 14.8 days, with typically accumulated 6.89" (175mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Shageluk, there are 111.6 snowfall days, and 51.93" (1319mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Shageluk, the average length of the day is 6.2h.

Sunshine

In Shageluk, the average sunshine in January is 2.8h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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 Shageluk?

The coldest month in Shageluk is January, with an average high-temperature of 6.4°F (-14.2°C) and an average low-temperature of -3.1°F (-19.5°C).

What is the temperature in January in Shageluk?

In January, in Shageluk, the average high-temperature is 6.4°F (-14.2°C), and the average low-temperature is -3.1°F (-19.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Shageluk?

January through March and December, with an average relative humidity of 95%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in January in Shageluk?

The average relative humidity in January is 95%.

How much does it rain in Shageluk in January?

In Shageluk, in January, during 3.6 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Shageluk?

In January, in Shageluk, it is snowing for 14.8 days. Throughout January, 6.89" (175mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Shageluk have in January?

In January, the average length of the day is 6.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Shageluk have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 2.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Shageluk?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Shageluk?

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

Average temperature in January
Shageluk, AK

Average temperature in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (64.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: -3.1°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 (-3.1°F).

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Average pressure in January
Shageluk, AK

Average pressure in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average pressure in January: 29.8"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.91").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.7").

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Average wind speed in January
Shageluk, AK

Average wind speed in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in January
Shageluk, AK

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March and December (95%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (63%).

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Average rainfall in January
Shageluk, AK

Average rainfall in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.28").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.94").

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Average rainfall days in January
Shageluk, AK

Average rainfall days in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and December (3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Shageluk, AK

Average snowfall in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average snowfall in January: 6.89"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.24").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Shageluk, AK

Average snowfall days in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average snowfall days in January: 14.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (18.4 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
Shageluk, AK

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average daylight in January: 6.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Shageluk, AK

Average sunshine days in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.1 days).

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Average UV index in January
Shageluk, AK

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Shageluk, AK

Average cloud cover in January - Shageluk, AK
  • Average cloud cover in January: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 48).

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Average visibility in January
Shageluk, AK

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

Months with the highest visibility are May and June (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are February, March, April and December (3mi).

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