January weather forecast
Athol, MA

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Athol, Massachusetts, is a freezing cold winter month, with an average temperature varying between 17.1°F (-8.3°C) and 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 29.5°F (-1.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 17.1°F (-8.3°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Athol, Massachusetts, during January, the rain falls for 7.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (56mm) of precipitation. In Athol, Massachusetts, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145 days and collects up to 28.03" (712mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In January, it is snowing for 9.9 days. Throughout January, 5.67" (144mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 43.1 snowfall days, and 25.75" (654mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January in Athol is 9h and 29min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 4:26 pm. On the last day of January, in Athol, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 5:01 pm EST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 4.9h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 the 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 Athol?

With an average high-temperature of 29.5°F (-1.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 17.1°F (-8.3°C), January is the coldest month in Athol, Massachusetts.

What is the average humidity in January in Athol?

The average relative humidity in January in Athol is 81%.

How much does it rain in Athol in January?

In Athol, in January, it is raining for 7.4 days, with typically 2.2" (56mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Athol in January?

In Athol, Massachusetts, in January, during 9.9 snowfall days, 5.67" (144mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Athol?

In Athol, the average day length in January is 9h and 29min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Athol?

On the first day of January in Athol, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 4:26 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 5:01 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in January in Athol?

The average sunshine duration in January in Athol is 4.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Athol?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Athol.

What is the UV index reading in January in Athol?

In Athol, Massachusetts, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Athol, MA

Average temperature in January - Athol, MA
  • Average high temperature in January: 29.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 17.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.1°F).

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Average pressure in January
Athol, MA

Average pressure in January - Athol, MA
  • Average pressure in January: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Athol, MA

Average wind speed in January - Athol, MA
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.1mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and March (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.2mph).

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Average humidity in January
Athol, MA

Average humidity in January - Athol, MA
  • Average humidity in January: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in January
Athol, MA

Average rainfall in January - Athol, MA
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.8").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.77").

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Average rainfall days in January
Athol, MA

Average rainfall days in January - Athol, MA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Athol, MA

Average snowfall in January - Athol, MA
  • Average snowfall in January: 5.67"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.69").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Athol, MA

Average snowfall days in January - Athol, MA
  • Average snowfall days in January: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (10.5 days).
The 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
Athol, MA

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Athol, MA
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 29min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 7min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Athol, MA

Average sunshine days in January - Athol, MA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (13 days).

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Average UV index in January
Athol, MA

Average UV index in January - Athol, MA
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Athol, MA

Average cloud cover in January - Athol, MA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 47

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in January
Athol, MA

Average visibility in January - Athol, MA
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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

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