January weather forecast and climate
Townsend, DE

Weather in January

January, like December, in Townsend, Delaware, is another cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 38.7°F (3.7°C) and 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 38.7°F (3.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.8°F (-2.9°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 74%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 7.4 days and accumulates 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Townsend are January through April, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Townsend. Snow falls for 4.5 days and accumulates 1.57" (40mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Townsend is 5.2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Townsend are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Townsend?

With an average high-temperature of 38.7°F (3.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.8°F (-2.9°C), January is the coldest month in Townsend.

What is the temperature in January in Townsend?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Townsend, is 38.7°F (3.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.8°F (-2.9°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Townsend?

In January, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Townsend in January?

In January, in Townsend, Delaware, the rain falls for 7.4 days. Throughout January, 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Townsend?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 7.4 days and typically collects 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Townsend in January?

In Townsend, during January, snow falls for 4.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Townsend?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 4.5 days and typically aggregates up to 1.57" (40mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Townsend have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Townsend have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Townsend is 5.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Townsend?

Months with the lowest UV index in Townsend, Delaware, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in January in Townsend?

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

Average temperature in January
Townsend, DE

Average temperature in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average high temperature in January: 38.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

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Average pressure in January
Townsend, DE

Average pressure in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average pressure in January: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in January
Townsend, DE

Average wind speed in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.5mph).

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Average humidity in January
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Average humidity in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average humidity in January: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in January
Townsend, DE

Average rainfall in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.26"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.26").

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Average rainfall days in January
Townsend, DE

Average rainfall days in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Townsend, DE

Average snowfall in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.57"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.57").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Townsend, DE

Average snowfall days in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Townsend, DE

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Townsend, DE
  • 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: 5.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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Average sunshine days in January
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Average sunshine days in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Townsend, DE

Average UV index in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Townsend, DE

Average cloud cover in January - Townsend, DE
  • Average cloud cover in January: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in January
Townsend, DE

Average visibility in January - Townsend, DE
  • 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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