Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

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
January, like December, in Topeka, Kansas, is another cold winter month, with average temperature varying between 39.9°F (4.4°C) and 19.6°F (-6.9°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 19.6°F (-6.9°C).

Humidity

In Topeka, Kansas, the average relative humidity in January is 69.7%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Topeka. Rain falls for 5.5 days and accumulates 0.9" (21.8mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In January, in Topeka, it is snowing for 3.6 days. Throughout January, 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 12.7 snowfall days, and 17.8" (452.1mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Topeka, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Topeka. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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.

What is the coldest month in Topeka?

With an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 19.6°F (-6.9°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, in January, the average high-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 19.6°F (-6.9°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Topeka?

In January, the average relative humidity in Topeka, Kansas, is 69.7%.

How many days does it rain in January in Topeka?

In Topeka, in January, it is raining for 5.5 days, with typically 0.9" (21.8mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Topeka?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 5.5 days and typically collects 0.9" (21.8mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Topeka in January?

In Topeka, during January, snow falls for 3.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.9" (124.5mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Topeka have in January?

In Topeka, Kansas, the average sunshine in January is 5.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Topeka?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Topeka?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average humidity in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in January: 69.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (72.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64.1%).

Average rainfall in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (5.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.5 days).

Average snowfall in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.9"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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 shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).