January weather forecast
Plainview, MN

Weather in January

January, like December, is a freezing cold winter month in Plainview, Minnesota, with average temperature varying between 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and 7.5°F (-13.6°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 7.5°F (-13.6°C).

Humidity

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Plainview. Rain falls for 3 days and accumulates 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Plainview are January through May, October through December. In Plainview, Minnesota,, during 11.5 snowfall days, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Plainview, there are 52.8 snowfall days, and 21.81" (554mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Plainview is 9.3h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Plainview, with an average of 3.3h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Plainview. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into 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. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Plainview?

With an average high-temperature of 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 7.5°F (-13.6°C), January is the coldest month in Plainview.

What is the most humid month in Plainview?

Months with the highest humidity in Plainview, Minnesota, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

What is the average humidity in January in Plainview?

In Plainview, the average relative humidity in January is 90%.

What is the driest month in Plainview?

The month with the least rainfall in Plainview, Minnesota, is January when the rain falls for 3 days and typically collects 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Plainview in January?

In Plainview, in January, during 3 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Plainview?

In January, in Plainview, Minnesota, it is snowing for 11.5 days. Throughout January, 3.66" (93mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

In Plainview, the average length of the day in January is 9.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Plainview?

The month with the least sunshine in Plainview is January, with an average of 3.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Plainview?

In Plainview, the average sunshine in January is 3.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Plainview?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Plainview?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Plainview is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Plainview, MN

Average temperature in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average high temperature in January: 20.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
Plainview, MN

Average pressure in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average pressure in January: 30.13"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88").

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Average wind speed in January
Plainview, MN

Average wind speed in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in January
Plainview, MN

Average humidity in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average humidity in January: 90%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (75%).

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Average rainfall in January
Plainview, MN

Average rainfall in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (4.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in January
Plainview, MN

Average rainfall days in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Plainview, MN

Average snowfall in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average snowfall in January: 3.66"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (6.34").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Plainview, MN

Average snowfall days in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average snowfall days in January: 11.5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (11.5 days).
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
Plainview, MN

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average daylight in January: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Plainview, MN

Average sunshine days in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Plainview, MN

Average UV index in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Plainview, MN

Average cloud cover in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average cloud cover in January: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in January
Plainview, MN

Average visibility in January - Plainview, MN
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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

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