January weather forecast
Saginaw, MI

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Weather in January

Winter is in full swing in Saginaw, Michigan, during January, presenting a vivid picture of frosted landscapes and slippery roads. Expect consistent snowfall days, peaking to a snow size of 1.77" (45mm). The winter chill is palpable as the thermometer often dips into the forties. Clad in winter wear, residents relish the fresh, crisp ambiance while heeding the hazards of icy conditions. As the day's end nears, the setting sun bespeaks the quietude of the season.

Temperature

January proves to be the coldest month, recording an average maximum temperature of 27°F (-2.8°C) and a minimum temperature of 16.3°F (-8.7°C).

Humidity

January is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

Rainfall

In Saginaw, in January, it is raining for 4.3 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Saginaw, during the entire year, the rain falls for 106.2 days and collects up to 9.96" (253mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Saginaw. Snow falls for 12.3 days and accumulates 1.77" (45mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Saginaw, Michigan, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 24min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 8:08 am and sunset at 5:10 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 2.8h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: A maximum high daily UV index of 1 during January translates into the following directions:
Prolonged sun exposure generally does not trouble most people. However, it is vital to ensure protection for babies, children, and individuals with sensitive skin. Around midday, solar radiation is most harmful; hence, exposure should be limited. Employ a hat with a wide brim for robust protection, cutting UV exposure by half. Be watchful! The reflection of snow can enhance the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation nearly double.
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
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Frequently asked questions

What time of the year is the coldest?

Saginaw's January weather reaches an average high of 27°F (-2.8°C) and an average low of 16.3°F (-8.7°C), making it the coldest month.

How cold is it in January?

In Saginaw, in January, the average high-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 16.3°F (-8.7°C).

What is the most humid month?

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

What is the average humidity in January?

In Saginaw, Michigan, the average relative humidity in January is 88%.

How many days does it rain in January?

In Saginaw, in January, it is raining for 4.3 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it snow the most?

January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 12.3 days and accumulates 1.77" (45mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in January?

In Saginaw, during January, snow falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.77" (45mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January?

In January, the average day length in Saginaw is 9h and 24min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 8:08 am and sunset at 5:10 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 5:45 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 2.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January?

In Saginaw, the average sunshine duration in January is 2.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Saginaw?

The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in January?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Saginaw is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in January
Saginaw, MI

Average temperature in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average high temperature in January: 27°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 16.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.3°F).

Average pressure in January
Saginaw, MI

Average pressure in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average pressure in January: 30.05"Hg

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

Average wind speed in January
Saginaw, MI

Average wind speed in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (10mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.5mph).

Average humidity in January
Saginaw, MI

Average humidity in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average humidity in January: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in January
Saginaw, MI

Average rainfall in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.67"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.38").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and November (0.47").

Average rainfall days in January
Saginaw, MI

Average rainfall days in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.8 days).

Average snowfall in January
Saginaw, MI

Average snowfall in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.77"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.77").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in January
Saginaw, MI

Average snowfall days in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 2min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 0min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2h and 48min).

Average sunshine days in January
Saginaw, MI

Average sunshine days in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average sunshine days in January: 17.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (14.1 days).

Average UV index in January
Saginaw, MI

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in January
Saginaw, MI

Average cloud cover in January - Saginaw, MI
  • Average cloud cover in January: 71

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in January
Saginaw, MI

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

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

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