January weather forecast and climate
Destin, FL

A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida
A beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida

Weather in January

January, like December, is a moderate winter month in Destin, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average low of 48°F (8.9°C) and an average high of 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 48°F (8.9°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Destin is 72%.

Rainfall

In Destin, during January, the rain falls for 10.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation. In Destin, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.5 days and collects up to 36.77" (934mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January is the only month when snow falls in Destin. The month with the most snowfall in Destin is January when snow falls for 0.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Destin, the average water temperature is 63°F (17.2°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 63°F (17.2°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10.4h.

Sunshine

In Destin, the average sunshine in January is 5.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Destin are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 coldest month in Destin?

The coldest month in Destin, Florida, is January, with an average high-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 48°F (8.9°C).

What is the temperature in January in Destin?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 59.7°F (15.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 48°F (8.9°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Destin?

The average relative humidity in January in Destin, Florida, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in January in Destin?

In Destin, Florida, during January, the rain falls for 10.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Destin?

January is the first month it typically snows in Destin, Florida. Throughout January, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Destin?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 0.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Destin?

In Destin, Florida, in January, the average water temperature is 63°F (17.2°C). Swimming in 63°F (17.2°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

How many hours of daylight does Destin have in January?

In Destin, Florida, the average length of the day in January is 10.4h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Destin?

In January, the average sunshine in Destin, Florida, is 5.8h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Destin?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Destin?

In Destin, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Destin, FL

Average temperature in January - Destin, FL
  • Average high temperature in January: 59.7°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 48°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48°F).

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Average pressure in January
Destin, FL

Average pressure in January - Destin, FL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (29.97").

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Average wind speed in January
Destin, FL

Average wind speed in January - Destin, FL
  • Average wind speed in January: 10mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Destin, FL

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

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Average rainfall in January
Destin, FL

Average rainfall in January - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.55").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in January
Destin, FL

Average rainfall days in January - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (24.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Destin, FL

Average snowfall in January - Destin, FL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Destin, FL

Average snowfall days in January - Destin, FL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Destin, FL

Average sea temperature in January - Destin, FL
  • Average sea temperature in January: 62.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (62.2°F).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Destin, FL
  • Average daylight in January: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

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Average sunshine days in January
Destin, FL

Average sunshine days in January - Destin, FL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (4.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Destin, FL

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Destin, FL

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 22).

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Average visibility in January
Destin, FL

Average visibility in January - Destin, FL
  • 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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