New Orleans
Louisiana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
New Orleans, LA

Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana, with a view of the city buildings and palm trees along the roadsides
Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana, with a view of the city buildings and palm trees along the roadsides
Enero, like Diciembre, in New Orleans, Louisiana, is another enjoyable winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 44.8°F (7.1°C) and 62.1°F (16.7°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is Enero, with an average high-temperature of 62.1°F (16.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 44.8°F (7.1°C).

Humidity

In New Orleans, the average relative humidity is 75.6%.

Rainfall

In New Orleans, during Enero, the rain falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.15" (130.8mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 114.8 rainfall days, and 62.44" (1586.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In New Orleans, the average length of the day is 10.5h.

Sunshine

With an average of 4.9h of sunshine, Enero has the least sunshine of the year in New Orleans.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, are Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In Enero, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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.

What is the coldest month in New Orleans?

The coldest month is Enero, with an average high-temperature of 62.1°F (16.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 44.8°F (7.1°C).

What is the temperature in Enero in New Orleans?

In Enero, the average high-temperature is 62.1°F (16.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 44.8°F (7.1°C).

What is the average humidity in Enero in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, the average relative humidity in Enero is 75.6%.

How many days does it rain in Enero in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, in Enero, during 9.3 rainfall days, 5.15" (130.8mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does New Orleans have in Enero?

In Enero, the average length of the day is 10.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in New Orleans?

Enero has the least sunshine of the year in New Orleans, with an average of 4.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in Enero in New Orleans?

In Enero, the average sunshine is 4.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in New Orleans?

Months with the lowest UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, are Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the UV index reading in Enero in New Orleans?

In Enero, the average daily maximum UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average high temperature in January: 62.1°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 44.7°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (75.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.7°F).

Average humidity in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average humidity in January: 75.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72.9%).

Average rainfall in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall in January: 5.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (8.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.5").

Average rainfall days in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (6.9 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average daylight in January: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in January - New Orleans, LA
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).