January weather forecast
Independence, KS

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Independence, Kansas, is another chilly winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.2°F (6.2°C) and an average low of 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 43.2°F (6.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.9°F (-2.3°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

January and October, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

The months with the least rainfall in Independence are January and November Rain falls for 5.9 days and accumulates 0.98" (25mm) of rain.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, November and December. In Independence, during January, snow falls for 2.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 9.1 snowfall days, and 3.23" (82mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Independence, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 57min.
On the first day of January in Independence, sunrise is at 7:36 am and sunset at 5:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:46 pm CST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 5.8h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 the 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 Independence?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 43.2°F (6.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

What is the temperature in January in Independence?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Independence, Kansas, is 43.2°F (6.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 27.9°F (-2.3°C).

What is the least humid month in Independence?

January and October, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are the least humid months in Independence, Kansas.

What is the average humidity in January in Independence?

The average relative humidity in January in Independence, Kansas, is 69%.

What is the driest month in Independence?

January and November are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 5.9 days and typically aggregates up to 0.98" (25mm) of rain.

How many days does it rain in January in Independence?

In Independence, in January, it is raining for 5.9 days, with typically 0.98" (25mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Independence?

In Independence, Kansas, in January, during 2.3 snowfall days, 0.83" (21mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In January, the average day length in Independence is 9h and 57min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Independence?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:36 am and sunset at 5:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:46 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Independence?

The months with the least sunshine in Independence are January and December, with an average of 5.8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Independence have in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration is 5.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Independence?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Independence, Kansas.

What is the UV index reading in January in Independence?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Independence, KS

Average temperature in January - Independence, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 43.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 27.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.9°F).

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Average pressure in January
Independence, KS

Average pressure in January - Independence, KS
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Independence, KS

Average wind speed in January - Independence, KS
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.3mph).

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Average humidity in January
Independence, KS

Average humidity in January - Independence, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and October (69%).

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Average rainfall in January
Independence, KS

Average rainfall in January - Independence, KS
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.24").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.98").

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Average rainfall days in January
Independence, KS

Average rainfall days in January - Independence, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Independence, KS

Average snowfall in January - Independence, KS
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.83"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.5").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Independence, KS

Average snowfall days in January - Independence, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.5 days).
The 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
Independence, KS

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Independence, KS
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 57min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 41min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 39min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Independence, KS

Average sunshine days in January - Independence, KS
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.1 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and December (22.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13 days).

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Average UV index in January
Independence, KS

Average UV index in January - Independence, KS
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Independence, KS

Average cloud cover in January - Independence, KS
  • Average cloud cover in January: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 41).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in January
Independence, KS

Average visibility in January - Independence, KS
  • 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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