January weather forecast
Paw Paw, IL

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Weather in January

The start of the year in Paw, Illinois introduces frigid conditions with average high and low temperatures of 28.8°F (-1.8°C) and 16.7°F (-8.5°C), respectively. Snowfall also makes a prominent appearance this month with 1.38" (35mm) recorded, bolstering the winter charm. January carries with it the enduring chill of the cold season, the relatively high humidity adding a sharp bite to the cold. The weather conditions gradually change as the days unfold, paving the way for the next month's climate. With daylight hours around 9.6 and sunshine estimated in the region of 3.8 hours, January has limited exposure to bright sunlight, making for shorter and colder days.

Temperature

January is the coldest month, exhibiting average temperatures of 28.8°F (-1.8°C) at the peak and 16.7°F (-8.5°C) at the base.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Paw is 83%.

Rainfall

In Paw, during January, the rain falls for 3.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 109.6 rainfall days, and 10.31" (262mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Paw, Illinois. The month with the most snowfall in Paw is January, when snow falls for 8.8 days and typically aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9h and 34min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:22 am and sunset at 4:35 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 5:09 pm CST.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Paw are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, a daily UV index of 1 turns into the following recommendations:
The majority are not significantly affected by prolonged sun exposure. Infants, children, and those with fair skin must always have protection. The Sun's radiation is especially intense around midday; try to stay in shade during this period. Sun protection is enhanced with clothing that boasts a tight weave yet offers a loose fit. Alert! The snow's reflection can amplify the UV radiation of the Sun nearly twice.
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
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Frequently asked questions

What is the coldest time of year in Paw?

January, noted for its average high-temperature of 28.8°F (-1.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 16.7°F (-8.5°C), is considered the coldest month.

How cold is January in Paw?

In Paw, 28.8°F (-1.8°C) is the average high-temperature and 16.7°F (-8.5°C) is the average low-temperature during January.

What is the average humidity in January in Paw?

In Paw, Illinois, the average relative humidity in January is 83%.

How many days does it rain in January in Paw?

In Paw, in January, during 3.8 rainfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Paw?

January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 8.8 days and accumulates 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Paw?

In Paw, during January, snow falls for 8.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

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

In Paw, Illinois, the average day length in January is 9h and 34min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Paw?

On the first day of January in Paw, Illinois, sunrise is at 7:22 am and sunset at 4:35 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 5:09 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Paw?

January has the least sunshine of the year in Paw, Illinois, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Paw have in January?

In Paw, Illinois, the average sunshine duration in January is 3.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Paw?

The months with the lowest UV index in Paw, Illinois, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in January in Paw?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Paw is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average temperature in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 16.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (64°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°F).

Average pressure in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average pressure in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.12"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

Average wind speed in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average wind speed in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.1mph).

Average humidity in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average humidity in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average humidity in January: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average rainfall in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.51"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.47").

Average rainfall days in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average rainfall days in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.8 days).

Average snowfall in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average snowfall in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.38"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.38").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average snowfall days in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

Average sunshine days in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average sunshine days in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 21.3 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and December (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (14.2 days).

Average UV index in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average UV index in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average cloud cover in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 33).

Average visibility in January
Paw Paw, IL

Average visibility in January - Paw Paw, IL
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are July and August (5mi).

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