January weather forecast
Saint Cloud, MN

The lovely skyscape of Saint Cloud, Minnesota, with the view of the river in the far back
The lovely skyscape of Saint Cloud, Minnesota, with the view of the river in the far back

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is another subzero cold winter month, with an average temperature ranging between max 18.5°F (-7.5°C) and min 6.1°F (-14.4°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 18.5°F (-7.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 6.1°F (-14.4°C).

Humidity

January is the most humid month in Saint Cloud, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January, when the rain falls for 2.2 days and typically collects 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, during January, snow falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.93" (49mm) of snow. In Saint Cloud, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.3 days and aggregates up to 14.88" (378mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9h and 11min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:56 am and sunset at 4:43 pm. On the last day of January, in Saint Cloud, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:21 pm CST.

Sunshine

With an average of 3.2h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Saint Cloud.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Saint Cloud. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Saint Cloud?

With an average high-temperature of 18.5°F (-7.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 6.1°F (-14.4°C), January is the coldest month in Saint Cloud, Minnesota.

What is the most humid month in Saint Cloud?

January is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

What is the average humidity in January in Saint Cloud?

The average relative humidity in January in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is 90%.

What is the driest month in Saint Cloud?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Saint Cloud, Minnesota. Rain falls for 2.2 days and accumulates 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Saint Cloud in January?

In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, during January, the rain falls for 2.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Saint Cloud?

In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, in January, snow falls for 13.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.93" (49mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January in Saint Cloud?

In Saint Cloud, Minnesota, the average day length in January is 9h and 11min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Saint Cloud?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:56 am and sunset at 4:43 pm. On the last day of the month, in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, sunrise is at 7:38 am and sunset at 5:21 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Saint Cloud?

January has the least sunshine of the year in Saint Cloud, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Saint Cloud?

The average sunshine duration in January in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is 3.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Saint Cloud?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Saint Cloud?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average temperature in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average high temperature in January: 18.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 6.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°F).

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Average pressure in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average pressure in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average pressure in January: 30.13"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average wind speed in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.9mph).

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Average humidity in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average humidity in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average humidity in January: 90%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (70%).

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Average rainfall in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average rainfall in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average rainfall days in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.1 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average snowfall in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.93"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.31").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average snowfall days in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average snowfall days in January: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.8 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
Saint Cloud, MN

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 38min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average sunshine days in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average UV index in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average UV index in January: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average cloud cover in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average cloud cover in January: 67

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 67).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in January
Saint Cloud, MN

Average visibility in January - Saint Cloud, MN
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).

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