January weather forecast
Lake Ozark, MO

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Weather in January

Beginning the year, January ushers in chilly temperatures in Lake Ozark, making residents bundle up. The month is also marked by relatively high humidity levels and a cloud cover that tapers off daylight hours significantly. Snowfall is a common occurrence, blanketing the city in an average of 3.03" (77mm) of snow along 6.4 days. Wind speeds peak at 14.1mph (22.7km/h), making the cold feel more intense at times. Compared with other months, January has shorter daylight hours, a condition that extends to February.

Temperature

January stands out as Lake Ozark's coldest month, with temperatures ranging between an average high of 39.2°F (4°C) and a low of 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January in Lake Ozark, Missouri, is 74%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Lake Ozark, Missouri. Rain falls for 7.8 days and accumulates 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Lake Ozark. In Lake Ozark, Missouri, in January, during 6.4 snowfall days, 3.03" (77mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 23.2 snowfall days, and 10.79" (274mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Lake Ozark is 9h and 52min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 5:00 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 5:31 pm CST.

Sunshine

With an average of 4.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Lake Ozark, Missouri. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The UV index of 2 during January translates into the following guidance:
Most individuals face no major issues with lengthy exposure to the sun, but children, infants, and individuals with fair skin always require protection. Stay safe from the Sun's strongest UV rays by limiting exposure during midday. Opt for tightly woven and loose clothing to enhance protection from the Sun. Be watchful! The reflection of snow can enhance the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation nearly double.
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
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Frequently asked questions

What is the coldest month in Lake Ozark?

January is the month when Lake Ozark sees the average lowest temperatures, with a high of 39.2°F (4°C) and a low of 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

How cold is it in Lake Ozark in January?

The high-temperature, in January, in Lake Ozark, is 39.2°F (4°C), while the low-temperature averages to 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Lake Ozark?

In Lake Ozark, the average relative humidity in January is 74%.

What is the driest month in Lake Ozark?

The month with the least rainfall in Lake Ozark, Missouri, is January, when the rain falls for 7.8 days and typically collects 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in January in Lake Ozark?

In Lake Ozark, in January, it is raining for 7.8 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Lake Ozark?

In Lake Ozark, during January, snow falls for 6.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.03" (77mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Ozark have in January?

In Lake Ozark, Missouri, the average day length in January is 9h and 52min.

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

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 5:00 pm. On the last day of the month, in Lake Ozark, sunrise is at 7:16 am and sunset at 5:31 pm CST.

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

The month with the least sunshine in Lake Ozark is January, with an average of 4.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Lake Ozark?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Lake Ozark, Missouri, is 4.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Lake Ozark?

The months with the lowest UV index in Lake Ozark, Missouri, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Lake Ozark?

In Lake Ozark, Missouri, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average temperature in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 24.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.6°F).

Average pressure in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average pressure in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92"Hg).

Average wind speed in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average wind speed in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

Average humidity in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average humidity in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average humidity in January: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average rainfall in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4.41").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.57").

Average rainfall days in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average rainfall days in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average snowfall in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average snowfall in January: 3.03"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.86").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average snowfall days in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average snowfall days in January: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

Average sunshine days in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average sunshine days in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (19.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.8 days).

Average UV index in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average UV index in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average cloud cover in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average cloud cover in January: 46

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 48).
The months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in January
Lake Ozark, MO

Average visibility in January - Lake Ozark, MO
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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