January weather forecast
Elkhorn City, KY

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, with average temperature ranging between min 26.1°F (-3.3°C) and max 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In Elkhorn City, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 10.3 days. Throughout January, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Elkhorn City, Kentucky, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.1 days and collects up to 32.09" (815mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Elkhorn City, during 9.3 snowfall days, 4.92" (125mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Elkhorn City, during the entire year, snow falls for 36.4 days, and aggregates up to 22.36" (568mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.3h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Elkhorn City. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary 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 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. 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 Elkhorn City?

January is the coldest month in Elkhorn City, with an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Elkhorn City?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Elkhorn City?

In Elkhorn City, in January, during 10.3 rainfall days, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Elkhorn City in January?

In January, in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, it is snowing for 9.3 days. Throughout January, 4.92" (125mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Elkhorn City?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Elkhorn City?

The month with the least sunshine in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, is January, with an average of 4.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Elkhorn City?

In January, the average sunshine is 4.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Elkhorn City?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Elkhorn City?

In Elkhorn City, Kentucky, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average temperature in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average pressure in January - Elkhorn City, 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").

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Average wind speed in January
Elkhorn City, KY

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.9mph).

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Average humidity in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average humidity in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average humidity in January: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average rainfall in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.7").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average rainfall days in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average snowfall in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.92"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.59").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average snowfall days in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average snowfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

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: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average sunshine days in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average sunshine days in January: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.7 days).

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Average UV index in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average UV index in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • 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 and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average cloud cover in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average cloud cover in January: 59

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in January
Elkhorn City, KY

Average visibility in January - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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