January weather forecast
Sterling, KS

Weather in January

January, like December, in Sterling, Kansas, is a wintry winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average low of 25.7°F (-3.5°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°F (-3.5°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Sterling is 67%.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall in Sterling are January and February Rain falls for 2.7 days and accumulates 0.67" (17mm) of rain.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Sterling, in January, during 3.4 snowfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sterling, Kansas, there are 15.7 snowfall days, and 7.24" (184mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Sterling is 9.9h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 6.2h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Sterling, Kansas, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Sterling?

January is the coldest month in Sterling, Kansas, with an average high-temperature of 42.4°F (5.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 25.7°F (-3.5°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Sterling?

The average relative humidity in January in Sterling, Kansas, is 67%.

What is the driest month in Sterling?

January and February are months with the least rain in Sterling, Kansas, when the rain falls for 2.7 days and typically aggregates up to 0.67" (17mm) of rain.

How much does it rain in Sterling in January?

In Sterling, in January, it is raining for 2.7 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Sterling?

In Sterling, during January, snow falls for 3.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Sterling have in January?

In January, the average length of the day is 9.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sterling?

With an average of 6.2h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Sterling, Kansas.

How long on average sun shines in January in Sterling?

The average sunshine in January is 6.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Sterling?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Sterling?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Sterling is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Sterling, KS

Average temperature in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 42.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 25.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

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Average pressure in January
Sterling, KS

Average pressure in January - Sterling, 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 (29.85").

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Average wind speed in January
Sterling, KS

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.3mph).

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Average humidity in January
Sterling, KS

Average humidity in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59%).

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Average rainfall in January
Sterling, KS

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in January
Sterling, KS

Average rainfall days in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.36").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall days in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Sterling, KS

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Sterling, KS

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

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Sterling, KS

Average UV index in January - Sterling, 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).

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Average cloud cover in January
Sterling, KS

Average cloud cover in January - Sterling, KS
  • Average cloud cover in January: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in January
Sterling, KS

Average visibility in January - Sterling, 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).

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