January weather forecast and climate
Holland, MI

A windmill stands in the middle of a large field full of bright tulip flowers in Holland, Michigan
A windmill stands in the middle of a large field full of bright tulip flowers in Holland, Michigan

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Holland, Michigan, is a freezing cold winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.1°F (-1.6°C) and min 20.8°F (-6.2°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 29.1°F (-1.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 20.8°F (-6.2°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Holland is January, with an average relative humidity of 85%.

Rainfall

In Holland, during January, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation. In Holland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 149.3 days and collects up to 25.91" (658mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Holland, during January, snow falls for 17.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.37" (111mm) of snow. In Holland, during the entire year, snow falls for 63.5 days, and aggregates up to 17.44" (443mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In January, the average ocean temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.5h.

Sunshine

With an average of 2.5h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Holland.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Holland are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in January interpret into the following advice:
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 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the coldest month in Holland?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 29.1°F (-1.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 20.8°F (-6.2°C).

What is the most humid month in Holland?

With an average relative humidity of 85%, January is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in January in Holland?

In Holland, the average relative humidity in January is 85%.

How much does it rain in Holland in January?

In Holland, in January, during 7 rainfall days, 1.85" (47mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Holland in January?

In Holland, Michigan, during January, snow falls for 17.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.37" (111mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Holland?

In Holland, the average seawater temperature in January is 39.2°F (4°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

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

In January, the average length of the day in Holland, Michigan, is 9.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Holland?

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 2.5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Holland?

In January, the average sunshine in Holland is 2.5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Holland?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Holland?

In Holland, 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
Holland, MI

Average temperature in January - Holland, MI
  • Average high temperature in January: 29.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.8°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in January
Holland, MI

Average pressure in January - Holland, MI
  • Average pressure in January: 30.08"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

[Resources]

Average wind speed in January
Holland, MI

Average wind speed in January - Holland, MI
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.3mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in January
Holland, MI

Average humidity in January - Holland, MI
  • Average humidity in January: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (76%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in January
Holland, MI

Average rainfall in January - Holland, MI
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.85"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.07").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and November (1.5").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in January
Holland, MI

Average rainfall days in January - Holland, MI
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.3 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in January
Holland, MI

Average snowfall in January - Holland, MI
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.37"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.53").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in January
Holland, MI

Average snowfall days in January - Holland, MI
  • Average snowfall days in January: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (17.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

Average sea temperature in January
Holland, MI

Average sea temperature in January - Holland, MI
  • Average sea temperature in January: 39°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (70°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February, March and April (37°F).

[Resources]

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Holland, MI

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Holland, MI
  • Average daylight in January: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in January
Holland, MI

Average sunshine days in January - Holland, MI
  • Average sunshine days in January: 7.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (14.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (7.4 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in January
Holland, MI

Average UV index in January - Holland, MI
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in January
Holland, MI

Average cloud cover in January - Holland, MI
  • Average cloud cover in January: 75

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

[Resources]

Average visibility in January
Holland, MI

Average visibility in January - Holland, MI
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location