Albuquerque
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Albuquerque, NM

A square in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with a view of the civic and government buildings
A square in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with a view of the civic and government buildings
January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 26.1°F (-3.3°C) and 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Temperature

In Albuquerque, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still chilly 46.8°F (8.2°C). The average low-temperature, is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Albuquerque is 56.3%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Albuquerque. Rain falls for 4.1 days and accumulates 0.4" (9.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December.

Daylight

In Albuquerque, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

In Albuquerque, the average sunshine in January is 7.6h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in January in Albuquerque?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is 46.8°F (8.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Albuquerque?

In Albuquerque, the average relative humidity in January is 56.3%.

How much does it rain in Albuquerque in January?

In January, in Albuquerque, the rain falls for 4.1 days. Throughout January, 0.4" (9.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Albuquerque?

The month with the least rainfall in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is January when the rain falls for 4.1 days and typically collects 0.4" (9.7mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Albuquerque in January?

In January, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it is snowing for 2.4 days. Throughout January, 2.1" (53.3mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

In Albuquerque, New Mexico, the average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Albuquerque have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Albuquerque is 7.6h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

How high is the UV index in January in Albuquerque?

In Albuquerque, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 46.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (46.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

Average humidity in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average humidity in January: 56.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (56.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (29.8%).

Average rainfall in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.4").

Average rainfall days in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3.2 days).

Average snowfall in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 2.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.7").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.4 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (2.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

Average UV index in January - Albuquerque, NM
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).