January weather forecast and climate
Benham, KY

January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Benham, Kentucky, with average temperature fluctuating between 39.7°F (4.3°C) and 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Benham is 80%.

Rainfall

In January, in Benham, the rain falls for 12.6 days. Throughout January, 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Benham, there are 197.2 rainfall days, and 44.92" (1141mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Benham, during January, snow falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.47" (139mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Benham, there are 43 snowfall days, and 23.98" (609mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 4.1h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Benham. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Benham?

January is the coldest month in Benham, with an average high-temperature of 39.7°F (4.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

What is the temperature in January in Benham?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Benham, Kentucky, is 39.7°F (4.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Benham?

In Benham, Kentucky, the average relative humidity in January is 80%.

How much does it rain in Benham in January?

In Benham, Kentucky, during January, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Benham in January?

In Benham, Kentucky, in January, during 12.3 snowfall days, 5.47" (139mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Benham have in January?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Benham?

January has the least sunshine of the year in Benham, with an average of 4.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Benham?

In Benham, the average sunshine in January is 4.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Benham?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Benham?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Benham, KY
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

Average pressure in January - Benham, KY
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

Average wind speed in January - Benham, KY
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.9mph).

Average humidity in January - Benham, KY
  • Average humidity in January: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in January - Benham, KY
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.65").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are September and November (2.87").

Average rainfall days in January - Benham, KY
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (22.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.9 days).

Average snowfall in January - Benham, KY
  • Average snowfall in January: 5.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.22").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Benham, KY
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Benham, KY
  • 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average sunshine days in January - Benham, KY
  • Average sunshine days in January: 10 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (15.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (7.3 days).

Average UV index in January - Benham, KY
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Benham, KY
  • Average cloud cover in January: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in January - Benham, KY
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).