January weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Topeka, Kansas, with average temperature ranging between min 22.6°F (-5.2°C) and max 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 37.9°F (3.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 22.6°F (-5.2°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Topeka is 72%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Topeka. Rain falls for 4 days and accumulates 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In January, in Topeka, it is snowing for 4 days. Throughout January, 1.42" (36mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Topeka, there are 16.5 snowfall days, and 6.5" (165mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Topeka, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Topeka are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the coldest month in Topeka?

With an average high-temperature of 37.9°F (3.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 22.6°F (-5.2°C), January is the coldest month in Topeka.

What is the temperature in January in Topeka?

In January, in Topeka, Kansas, the average high-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Topeka?

The average relative humidity in January in Topeka, Kansas, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Topeka in January?

In January, in Topeka, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout January, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Topeka?

The month with the least rainfall in Topeka, Kansas, is January when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Topeka in January?

In January, it is snowing for 4 days. Throughout January, 1.42" (36mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Topeka have in January?

In Topeka, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Topeka?

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Topeka?

In Topeka, the average sunshine in January is 5.4h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Topeka, KS

Average temperature in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 37.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in January
Topeka, KS

Average pressure in January - Topeka, 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 (29.87").

[Resources]

Average wind speed in January
Topeka, KS

Average wind speed in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.3mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in January
Topeka, KS

Average humidity in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in January
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.71").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in January
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall days in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in January
Topeka, KS

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.6").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in January
Topeka, KS

Average snowfall days in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in January
Topeka, KS

Average sunshine days in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.7 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in January
Topeka, KS

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in January
Topeka, KS

Average cloud cover in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 25).

[Resources]

Average visibility in January
Topeka, KS

Average visibility in January - Topeka, 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).

[Resources]