January weather forecast and climate
Alma, CO

The beauty of the Bristlecone Pines up the hill looking over to Alma and Fairplay, Colorado
The beauty of the Bristlecone Pines up the hill looking over to Alma and Fairplay, Colorado

Weather in January

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Alma, Colorado, with average temperature varying between 23°F (-5°C) and 1.4°F (-17°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still subzero cold 23°F (-5°C). The average low-temperature, in January, is 1.4°F (-17°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Alma is 88%.

Rainfall

In Alma, it is raining for 4.7 days, with typically 1.14" (29mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Alma, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113.5 days and collects up to 22.13" (562mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Alma are January through December. In January, in Alma, it is snowing for 16.1 days. Throughout January, 9.33" (237mm) of snow is accumulated. In Alma, during the entire year, snow falls for 139 days, and aggregates up to 101.69" (2583mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Alma, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

Sunshine

In Alma, the average sunshine is 5.8h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in January in Alma?

The average relative humidity in January in Alma, Colorado, is 88%.

How much does it rain in Alma in January?

In Alma, during January, the rain falls for 4.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Alma?

In Alma, in January, snow falls for 16.1 days, with typically accumulated 9.33" (237mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January in Alma?

In Alma, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Alma?

In January, the average sunshine in Alma, Colorado, is 5.8h.

How high is the UV index in January in Alma?

In Alma, Colorado, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Alma, CO

Average temperature in January - Alma, CO
  • Average high temperature in January: 23°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (22.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (40.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.4°F).

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Average pressure in January
Alma, CO

Average pressure in January - Alma, CO
  • Average pressure in January: 30.2"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.2").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.94").

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Average wind speed in January
Alma, CO

Average wind speed in January - Alma, CO
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Alma, CO

Average humidity in January - Alma, CO
  • Average humidity in January: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (52%).

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Average rainfall in January
Alma, CO

Average rainfall in January - Alma, CO
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.14"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in January
Alma, CO

Average rainfall days in January - Alma, CO
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Alma, CO

Average snowfall in January - Alma, CO
  • Average snowfall in January: 9.33"

The month with the highest snowfall is May (16.26").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0.16").

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Average snowfall days in January
Alma, CO

Average snowfall days in January - Alma, CO
  • Average snowfall days in January: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is April (18.8 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.5 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Alma, CO

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Alma, CO
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Alma, CO

Average sunshine days in January - Alma, CO
  • Average sunshine days in January: 15.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Alma, CO

Average UV index in January - Alma, CO
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Alma, CO

Average cloud cover in January - Alma, CO
  • Average cloud cover in January: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in January
Alma, CO

Average visibility in January - Alma, CO
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (4mi).

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