January weather forecast and climate
Steamboat Springs, CO

Winter, snow on trees, and the beautiful gondola house afar, in the Steamboat Springs Resort, Colorado
Winter, snow on trees, and the beautiful gondola house afar, in the Steamboat Springs Resort, Colorado

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is a freezing cold winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and min 6.3°F (-14.3°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still subzero cold 26.4°F (-3.1°C). In January, the average low-temperature is 6.3°F (-14.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is 88%.

Rainfall

The wettest months in Steamboat Springs are January and February, with an average 1.02" (26mm) of rainfall.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Steamboat Springs are January through June, September through December. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 14.3 days and typically aggregates up to 8.39" (213mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is 9.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Steamboat Springs is 5.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Steamboat Springs?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Steamboat Springs, is 26.4°F (-3.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 6.3°F (-14.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Steamboat Springs?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Steamboat Springs?

In Steamboat Springs, in January, it is raining for 4.5 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Steamboat Springs?

Months with the most rainfall in Steamboat Springs are January and February, with an average 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Steamboat Springs in January?

In Steamboat Springs, during January, snow falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 8.39" (213mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Steamboat Springs?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 14.3 days and typically aggregates up to 8.39" (213mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January in Steamboat Springs?

The average length of the day in January in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is 9.7h.

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

In January, the average sunshine in Steamboat Springs is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Steamboat Springs?

Months with the lowest UV index in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, are January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Steamboat Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average temperature in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 6.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (45.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.3°F).

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Average pressure in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average pressure in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average pressure in January: 30.24"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.24").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April, May and June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average wind speed in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average wind speed in January: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are January and December (5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average humidity in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average humidity in January: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

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Average rainfall in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average rainfall in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.02"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and February (1.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.24").

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Average rainfall days in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average rainfall days in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (9.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average snowfall in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall in January: 8.39"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.39").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average snowfall days in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average snowfall days in January: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (15.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average daylight in January: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average sunshine days in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average UV index in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average cloud cover in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average cloud cover in January: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, August and September (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in January
Steamboat Springs, CO

Average visibility in January - Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

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

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