January weather forecast and climate
Plains, KS

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Plains, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average low of 28°F (-2.2°C) and an average high of 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still chilly 46.8°F (8.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Plains, is 28°F (-2.2°C).

Humidity

In Plains, the average relative humidity in January is 59%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 2.1 days. Throughout January, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 93.1 rainfall days, and 15.16" (385mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Plains, Kansas. Months with the most snowfall in Plains are January and February, with an average 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Plains is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Plains?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 46.8°F (8.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Plains?

In January, the average relative humidity is 59%.

How much does it rain in Plains in January?

In Plains, Kansas, in January, during 2.1 rainfall days, 0.47" (12mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Plains?

In Plains, during January, snow falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.42" (36mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Plains?

Months with the most snowfall in Plains, Kansas, are January and February, with an average 1.42" (36mm) of accumulated snow.

How many hours of daylight does Plains have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Plains is 9.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Plains?

The average sunshine in January in Plains, Kansas, is 7h.

How high is the UV index in January in Plains?

In Plains, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Plains, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 46.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 28°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28°F).

Average pressure in January - Plains, KS
  • Average pressure in January: 30.15"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in January - Plains, KS
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in January - Plains, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (60%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (50%).

Average rainfall in January - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.47"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.35").

Average rainfall days in January - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.1 days).

Average snowfall in January - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.42"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (1.42").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Plains, KS
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in January - Plains, KS
  • Average sunshine days in January: 27.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (13 days).

Average UV index in January - Plains, KS
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Plains, KS
  • Average cloud cover in January: 24

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 28).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 16).

Average visibility in January - Plains, KS
  • 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).