January weather forecast and climate
La Quinta, CA

The old town of La Quinta, California, at the base of the vast Santa Rosa Mountains
The old town of La Quinta, California, at the base of the vast Santa Rosa Mountains

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in La Quinta, California, is a moderate winter month, with average temperature varying between 44.4°F (6.9°C) and 60.3°F (15.7°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still moderate 60.3°F (15.7°C). The average low-temperature, in La Quinta, California, is 44.4°F (6.9°C).

Humidity

In La Quinta, the average relative humidity is 45%.

Rainfall

In La Quinta, California, in January, during 4.3 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In La Quinta, during the entire year, the rain falls for 51.6 days and collects up to 6.06" (154mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In La Quinta, the average length of the day in January is 10.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in La Quinta is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in La Quinta?

In January, in La Quinta, California, the average high-temperature is 60.3°F (15.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 44.4°F (6.9°C).

What is the average humidity in January in La Quinta?

In January, the average relative humidity in La Quinta, California, is 45%.

How many days does it rain in January in La Quinta?

In January, in La Quinta, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout January, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does La Quinta have in January?

In La Quinta, California, the average length of the day in January is 10.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does La Quinta have in January?

The average sunshine in January in La Quinta is 7.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in La Quinta?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in La Quinta, California, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
La Quinta, CA

Average temperature in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 60.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (58.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 44.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (43.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
La Quinta, CA

Average pressure in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average pressure in January: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.8").

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Average wind speed in January
La Quinta, CA

Average wind speed in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in January
La Quinta, CA

Average humidity in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average humidity in January: 45%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (47%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July and August (29%).

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Average rainfall in January
La Quinta, CA

Average rainfall in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.59"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.12").

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Average rainfall days in January
La Quinta, CA

Average rainfall days in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (8.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (1.8 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
La Quinta, CA

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in January
La Quinta, CA

Average sunshine days in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 25.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (27.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (18.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
La Quinta, CA

Average UV index in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in January
La Quinta, CA

Average cloud cover in January - La Quinta, CA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 19).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in January
La Quinta, CA

Average visibility in January - La Quinta, 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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