Capitola
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Capitola, CA

The beach and a long wooden pier on the calm blue waters in Capitola, California
The beach and a long wooden pier on the calm blue waters in Capitola, California
January, the same as December, in Capitola, California, is a moderate winter month, with average temperature varying between 60.6°F (15.9°C) and 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

In Capitola, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still mild 60.6°F (15.9°C). In January, in Capitola, the average low-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 10.6 days and accumulates 6.4" (162.6mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Capitola, the average water temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 54.1°F (12.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Capitola, the average length of the day in January is 10h.

What is the temperature in January in Capitola?

In Capitola, California, in January, the average high-temperature is 60.6°F (15.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.8°F (4.9°C).

How many days does it rain in January in Capitola?

In Capitola, in January, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 6.4" (162.6mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Capitola?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Capitola. Rain falls for 10.6 days and accumulates 6.4" (162.6mm) of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Capitola?

In January, the average ocean temperature in Capitola is 54.1°F (12.3°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Capitola have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 10h.
Average temperature in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 60.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (74.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (60°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 40.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (53.9°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (40.8°F).

Average rainfall in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 6.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (6.4").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0").

Average rainfall days in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (10.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.3 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average sea temperature in January: 54.1°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is April (53.8°F).

Average daylight in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).