January weather forecast
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Weather in January

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21°F (-6.1°C) and an average high of 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 21°F (-6.1°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach is 79%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 4.9 days. Throughout January, 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Old Orchard Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.9 days and collects up to 5.71" (145mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Old Orchard Beach are January through April, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Old Orchard Beach. Snow falls for 6.7 days and accumulates 0.59" (15mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In January, the average ocean temperature is 41.4°F (5.2°C).
Note: Swimming in 41.4°F (5.2°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9h and 23min.
On the first day of January in Old Orchard Beach, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 4:15 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 4:51 pm EST.

Sunshine

In Old Orchard Beach, the average sunshine in January is 5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Old Orchard Beach are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January 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. 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 Old Orchard Beach?

January is the coldest month in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 21°F (-6.1°C).

What is the temperature in January in Old Orchard Beach?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, is 31.5°F (-0.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 21°F (-6.1°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Old Orchard Beach?

The average relative humidity in January in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, is 79%.

How many days does it rain in January in Old Orchard Beach?

In Old Orchard Beach, Maine, in January, it is raining for 4.9 days, with typically 0.35" (9mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Old Orchard Beach?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Old Orchard Beach. Snow falls for 6.7 days and accumulates 0.59" (15mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Old Orchard Beach in January?

In January, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, it is snowing for 6.7 days. Throughout January, 0.59" (15mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Old Orchard Beach?

In January, the average ocean temperature in Old Orchard Beach is 41.4°F (5.2°C). At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

What is the average length of the day in January in Old Orchard Beach?

In January, the average day length is 9h and 23min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Old Orchard Beach?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 4:15 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:58 am and sunset at 4:51 pm EST.

How many hours of sunshine does Old Orchard Beach have in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Old Orchard Beach is 5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Old Orchard Beach?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Old Orchard Beach.

What is the UV index reading in January in Old Orchard Beach?

In Old Orchard Beach, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average temperature in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (72.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21°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 (21°F).

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Average pressure in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average pressure in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average pressure in January: 29.98"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and November (30.05"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average wind speed in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average wind speed in January: 12.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average humidity in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average humidity in January: 79%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (74%).

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Average rainfall in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (0.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall days in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (8.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.59"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.59").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall days in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall days in January: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sea temperature in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sea temperature in January: 41.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38°F).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 23min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h and 0min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sunshine days in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sunshine days in January: 23.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (19.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average UV index in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average cloud cover in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average cloud cover in January: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in January
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average visibility in January - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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