January weather forecast
Alachua, FL

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Weather in January

January, like December, in Alachua, Florida, is another comfortable winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 63.5°F (17.5°C) and an average low of 45.5°F (7.5°C).

Temperature

January, marked by an average high-temperature of 63.5°F (17.5°C) and a low-temperature of 45.5°F (7.5°C), is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Alachua, in January, it is raining for 9.8 days, with typically 1.61" (41mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 196.8 rainfall days, and 35.71" (907mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10h and 29min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 6:06 pm EST.

Sunshine

In Alachua, the average sunshine in January is 6.4h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The UV index of 4 in January translates into these instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. Midday is when the Sun's radiation is strongest; avoid prolonged exposure during this time. Tightly woven clothing, when worn loosely, shields effectively against the Sun.
Updated: Jun 12, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What is the coldest time of year?

With an average high-temperature of 63.5°F (17.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 45.5°F (7.5°C), January is the coldest month in Alachua.

What is the average January temperature in Alachua?

Alachua in January has an average high-temperature of 63.5°F (17.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 45.5°F (7.5°C).

What is the average humidity in January?

In January, the average relative humidity is 72%.

How many days does it rain in January?

In Alachua, during January, the rain falls for 9.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January?

In Alachua, Florida, the average day length in January is 10h and 29min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January?

On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 6:06 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration is 6.4h.

When is the lowest UV index?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in January?

In Alachua, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Alachua, FL

Average temperature in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average high temperature in January: 63.5°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (63.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 45.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (45.5°F).

Average pressure in January
Alachua, FL

Average pressure in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.15"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97"Hg).

Average wind speed in January
Alachua, FL

Average wind speed in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

Average humidity in January
Alachua, FL

Average humidity in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in January
Alachua, FL

Average rainfall in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.61"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.46").

Average rainfall days in January
Alachua, FL

Average rainfall days in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Alachua, FL

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 3min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 18min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h and 2min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

Average sunshine days in January
Alachua, FL

Average sunshine days in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.8 days).

Average UV index in January
Alachua, FL

Average UV index in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average UV index in January: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in January
Alachua, FL

Average cloud cover in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 40).
The months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in January
Alachua, FL

Average visibility in January - Alachua, FL
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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