January weather forecast and climate
Lincoln, NE

A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska
A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Lincoln, Nebraska, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18°F (-7.8°C) and an average high of 32°F (0°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 32°F (0°C) and an average low-temperature of 18°F (-7.8°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, January is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Lincoln, Nebraska, during January, the rain falls for 2.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation. In Lincoln, Nebraska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84.8 days and collects up to 7.44" (189mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Lincoln. The month with the most snowfall in Lincoln is January when snow falls for 5.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Lincoln is 9.7h.

Sunshine

With an average of 5.1h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Lincoln?

With an average high-temperature of 32°F (0°C) and an average low-temperature of 18°F (-7.8°C), January is the coldest month in Lincoln.

What is the temperature in January in Lincoln?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Lincoln, is 32°F (0°C), while the average low-temperature is 18°F (-7.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Lincoln?

January is the most humid month in Lincoln, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in January in Lincoln?

In January, the average relative humidity in Lincoln is 78%.

How much does it rain in Lincoln in January?

In Lincoln, in January, during 2.4 rainfall days, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Lincoln in January?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, in January, during 5.1 snowfall days, 0.83" (21mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Lincoln?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 5.1 days and typically aggregates up to 0.83" (21mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lincoln have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Lincoln is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lincoln?

January has the least sunshine of the year in Lincoln, with an average of 5.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Lincoln?

The average sunshine in January in Lincoln, Nebraska, is 5.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Lincoln?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. 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
Lincoln, NE

Average temperature in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average high temperature in January: 32°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 18°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°F).

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Average pressure in January
Lincoln, NE

Average pressure in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86").

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Average wind speed in January
Lincoln, NE

Average wind speed in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.5mph).

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Average humidity in January
Lincoln, NE

Average humidity in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (65%).

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Average rainfall in January
Lincoln, NE

Average rainfall in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.3").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in January
Lincoln, NE

Average rainfall days in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Lincoln, NE

Average snowfall in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.83"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.83").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Lincoln, NE

Average snowfall days in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall days in January: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.1 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
Lincoln, NE

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average daylight in January: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Lincoln, NE

Average sunshine days in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average sunshine days in January: 25.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (15 days).

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Average UV index in January
Lincoln, NE

Average UV index in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Lincoln, NE

Average cloud cover in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average cloud cover in January: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in January
Lincoln, NE

Average visibility in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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