January weather forecast and climate
Alpine Meadows, CA

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Alpine Meadows, California, with average temperature ranging between min 24.1°F (-4.4°C) and max 39.2°F (4°C).

Temperature

In Alpine Meadows, the average high-temperature in January is relatively the same as in December - a still cold 39.2°F (4°C). The average low-temperature, in Alpine Meadows, is 24.1°F (-4.4°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Alpine Meadows is 78%.

Rainfall

In Alpine Meadows, during January, the rain falls for 4.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation. In Alpine Meadows, during the entire year, the rain falls for 62.8 days and collects up to 20.47" (520mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Alpine Meadows are January through June, September through December. In January, it is snowing for 10.7 days. Throughout January, 16.18" (411mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Alpine Meadows, there are 75.2 snowfall days, and 112.83" (2866mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Alpine Meadows, the average length of the day is 9.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Alpine Meadows. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Alpine Meadows?

In Alpine Meadows, in January, the average high-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.1°F (-4.4°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Alpine Meadows?

The average relative humidity in January in Alpine Meadows is 78%.

How many days does it rain in January in Alpine Meadows?

In Alpine Meadows, California, during January, the rain falls for 4.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Alpine Meadows in January?

In Alpine Meadows, California, in January, during 10.7 snowfall days, 16.18" (411mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Alpine Meadows have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Alpine Meadows, California, is 9.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Alpine Meadows have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Alpine Meadows is 6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Alpine Meadows?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in January in Alpine Meadows?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Alpine Meadows, California, is 2. 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
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average temperature in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (37.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 24.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (22.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average pressure in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average pressure in January: 30.18"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.18").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9").

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Average wind speed in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average wind speed in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average humidity in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (40%).

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Average rainfall in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average rainfall in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (3.7").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average rainfall days in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (10.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average snowfall in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average snowfall in January: 16.18"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (25.98").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average snowfall days in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average snowfall days in January: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (14.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average sunshine days in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (25.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (14 days).

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Average UV index in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average UV index in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average cloud cover in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 40).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in January
Alpine Meadows, CA

Average visibility in January - Alpine Meadows, CA
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (5mi).

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