Palm Springs
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Palm Springs, CA

Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
January, like December, is another pleasant winter month in Palm Springs, California, with average temperature varying between 45.3°F (7.4°C) and 70.9°F (21.6°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still pleasant 70.9°F (21.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Palm Springs, is 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 3.1 days and accumulates 1.1" (29.2mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Palm Springs is 10.2h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January, February, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, in January, the average high-temperature is 70.9°F (21.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 45.3°F (7.4°C).

How much does it rain in Palm Springs in January?

In January, in Palm Springs, California, the rain falls for 3.1 days. Throughout January, 1.1" (29.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Palm Springs?

The month with the most rainfall in Palm Springs, California, is January when the rain falls for 3.1 days and typically aggregates up to 1.1" (29.2mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Palm Springs have in January?

In Palm Springs, California, the average length of the day in January is 10.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Palm Springs?

Months with the least sunshine are January, February, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, the average sunshine in January is 8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Palm Springs?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Palm Springs, California.

What is the UV index reading in January in Palm Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Palm Springs, California, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average high temperature in January: 70.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (69.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 45.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (44.1°F).

Average rainfall in January - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (1.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are May and June (0").

Average rainfall days in January - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (3.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in January - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average UV index in January: 3

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).