January weather forecast and climate
Protection, KS

January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Protection, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 44.8°F (7.1°C) and an average low of 26.6°F (-3°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still chilly 44.8°F (7.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Protection, is 26.6°F (-3°C).

Humidity

January, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 63%, are most humid months in Protection.

Rainfall

In Protection, during 3.7 rainfall days, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Protection, there are 101.2 rainfall days, and 17.48" (444mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Protection, during January, snow falls for 3.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.61" (41mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 15.8 snowfall days, and 6.85" (174mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Protection is 10h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Protection, Kansas. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in January in Protection?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Protection, is 44.8°F (7.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.6°F (-3°C).

What is the most humid month in Protection?

Months with the highest humidity in Protection, Kansas, are January, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 63%.

What is the average humidity in January in Protection?

In January, the average relative humidity is 63%.

How many days does it rain in January in Protection?

In Protection, in January, during 3.7 rainfall days, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Protection in January?

In January, in Protection, Kansas, it is snowing for 3.3 days. Throughout January, 1.61" (41mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Protection have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Protection, Kansas, is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Protection?

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 6.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Protection?

The average sunshine in January in Protection, Kansas, is 6.4h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Protection, Kansas, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in January in Protection?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Protection, Kansas, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Protection, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 44.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (44.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.6°F).

Average pressure in January - Protection, KS
  • 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 June (29.84").

Average wind speed in January - Protection, KS
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.8mph).

Average humidity in January - Protection, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 63%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, May and December (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (56%).

Average rainfall in January - Protection, KS
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.11").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.59").

Average rainfall days in January - Protection, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Protection, KS
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.61"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.13").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Protection, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Protection, KS
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

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: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average sunshine days in January - Protection, KS
  • Average sunshine days in January: 23.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.9 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in January - Protection, KS
  • Average cloud cover in January: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 33).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 18).

Average visibility in January - Protection, 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).