January weather forecast
Mountain Lake, MN

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Weather in January

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, with an average temperature ranging between min 8.1°F (-13.3°C) and max 21°F (-6.1°C).

Temperature

January stands out as Mountain Lake's coldest month, with temperatures ranging between an average high of 21°F (-6.1°C) and a low of 8.1°F (-13.3°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January, when the rain falls for 1.5 days and typically collects 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In January, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout January, 2.24" (57mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mountain Lake, there are 47.6 snowfall days, and 14.41" (366mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Mountain Lake, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 21min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:54 am and sunset at 4:52 pm. On the last day of January, in Mountain Lake, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:28 pm CST.

Sunshine

With an average of 3.7h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January, February and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Mountain Lake. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The maximum UV index, 1 during January, leads to the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. Midday is when the Sun's radiation is strongest; avoid prolonged exposure during this time. Shield yourself from the harmful effects of UV radiation with sun-protective attire, a hat, and quality sunglasses. Notice this! Nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation can be caused by snow reflection.
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
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Frequently asked questions

What time of the year is the coldest in Mountain Lake?

January is the coldest month of the year, registering average temperatures as high as 21°F (-6.1°C) and as low as 8.1°F (-13.3°C).

How cold is January in Mountain Lake?

In Mountain Lake, 21°F (-6.1°C) is the average high-temperature and 8.1°F (-13.3°C) is the average low-temperature during January.

What is the most humid month in Mountain Lake?

With an average relative humidity of 89%, January is the most humid month in Mountain Lake, Minnesota.

What is the average humidity in January in Mountain Lake?

The average relative humidity in January in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, is 89%.

What is the driest month in Mountain Lake?

The month with the least rainfall in Mountain Lake is January, when the rain falls for 1.5 days and typically collects 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Mountain Lake in January?

In January, in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, the rain falls for 1.5 days. Throughout January, 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Mountain Lake in January?

In January, in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout January, 2.24" (57mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Mountain Lake?

In Mountain Lake, the average day length in January is 9h and 21min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Mountain Lake?

On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:54 am and sunset at 4:52 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:28 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Mountain Lake?

The month with the least sunshine in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, is January, with an average of 3.7h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Mountain Lake have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, is 3.7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Mountain Lake?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Mountain Lake?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Mountain Lake, Minnesota, is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average daylight
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average temperature in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average high temperature in January: 21°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 8.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.1°F).

Average pressure in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average pressure in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average pressure in January: 30.15"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87"Hg).

Average wind speed in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average wind speed in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.7mph).

Average humidity in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average humidity in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average humidity in January: 89%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average rainfall in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.52").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

Average rainfall days in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average rainfall days in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (1.5 days).

Average snowfall in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average snowfall in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average snowfall in January: 2.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.46").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average snowfall days in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average snowfall days in January: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • 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: 3h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

Average sunshine days in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average sunshine days in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.3 days).

Average UV index in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average UV index in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and November (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average cloud cover in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • Average cloud cover in January: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 61).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and September (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in January
Mountain Lake, MN

Average visibility in January - Mountain Lake, MN
  • 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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