Bethel
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bethel, ME

A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Bethel, Maine, with average temperature varying between 24.8°F (-4°C) and 3.2°F (-16°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°F (-4°C) and an average low-temperature of 3.2°F (-16°C).

Rainfall

In Bethel, Maine, during 12 rainfall days, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bethel, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141 days and collects up to 43.1" (1094mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Bethel are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 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. 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.

What is the coldest month in Bethel?

January is the coldest month in Bethel, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°F (-4°C) and an average low-temperature of 3.2°F (-16°C).

What is the temperature in January in Bethel?

In January, in Bethel, the average high-temperature is 24.8°F (-4°C), and the average low-temperature is 3.2°F (-16°C).

How much does it rain in Bethel in January?

In Bethel, in January, during 12 rainfall days, 3" (77mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Bethel have in January?

In Bethel, the average length of the day in January is 9.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bethel have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Bethel, Maine, is 4h.

When is the lowest UV index in Bethel?

Months with the lowest UV index in Bethel, Maine, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Bethel?

In Bethel, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Bethel, ME
  • Average high temperature in January: 25°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°F).

Average rainfall in January - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall in January: 3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.8").

Average rainfall days in January - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, November and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and September (10 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bethel, ME
  • Average daylight in January: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in January - Bethel, ME
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).