Death Valley National Park
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Death Valley National Park, CA

Amargosa Range
Amargosa Range's Zabriskie point located in the Death Valley National Park IN California
January, like December, in Death Valley National Park, California, is another comfortable winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 66.9°F (19.4°C) and an average low of 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still enjoyable 66.9°F (19.4°C). In January, the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Rainfall

In Death Valley National Park, California, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 0.4" (9.9mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Death Valley National Park, there are 20 rainfall days, and 2.4" (60mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Death Valley National Park, California, is 7h.

UV index

In Death Valley National Park, California, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Death Valley National Park?

In January, in Death Valley National Park, the average high-temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

How much does it rain in Death Valley National Park in January?

In Death Valley National Park, during January, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.4" (9.9mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Death Valley National Park have in January?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Death Valley National Park?

In Death Valley National Park, the average sunshine in January is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Death Valley National Park?

In Death Valley National Park, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (116.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (65.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 40°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (88°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (38.3°F).

Average rainfall in January - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (0.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0").

Average rainfall days in January - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February, March and December (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in January - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).