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

Weather in January

January, like December, is a moderate winter month in Capitola, California, with average temperature fluctuating between 46.9°F (8.3°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still moderate 58.6°F (14.8°C). In Capitola, the average low-temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Capitola is 72%.

Rainfall

In Capitola, in January, during 9.3 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Capitola, California, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.9 days and collects up to 14.45" (367mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Capitola, the average seawater temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 54.1°F (12.3°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

The average length of the day in Capitola is 10h.

Sunshine

In Capitola, the average sunshine is 6.1h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Capitola is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Capitola?

In January, in Capitola, the average high-temperature is 58.6°F (14.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.9°F (8.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Capitola?

In Capitola, the average relative humidity in January is 72%.

How much does it rain in Capitola in January?

In January, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout January, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Capitola?

In Capitola, in January, the average water temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C). Swimming in 54.1°F (12.3°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.

How many hours of daylight does Capitola have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Capitola have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Capitola is 6.1h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Capitola?

In Capitola, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Capitola, CA

Average temperature in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 58.6°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (73°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 46.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (55.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (45.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
Capitola, CA

Average pressure in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average pressure in January: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.92").

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Average wind speed in January
Capitola, CA

Average wind speed in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Capitola, CA

Average humidity in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

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Average rainfall in January
Capitola, CA

Average rainfall in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.8").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in January
Capitola, CA

Average rainfall days in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (13.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.2 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Capitola, CA

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

The 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).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Capitola, CA

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Capitola, CA

Average sunshine days in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (16.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Capitola, CA

Average UV index in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and November (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in January
Capitola, CA

Average cloud cover in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 38).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and September (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in January
Capitola, CA

Average visibility in January - Capitola, CA
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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