January weather forecast
Artesia, NM

Weather in January

January, like December, is a moderate winter month in Artesia, New Mexico, with an average temperature ranging between max 55.9°F (13.3°C) and min 35.6°F (2°C).

Temperature

In Artesia, the average high-temperature in January is practically the same as in December - a still moderate 55.9°F (13.3°C). In Artesia, the average low-temperature is 35.6°F (2°C).

Humidity

In Artesia, the average relative humidity in January is 44%.

Rainfall

In Artesia, in January, it is raining for 3.5 days, with typically 0.24" (6mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Artesia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77 days and collects up to 9.37" (238mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, February, November and December are months with snowfall in Artesia, New Mexico. In Artesia, during 1.1 snowfall days, 0.24" (6mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 5.3 snowfall days, and 2.13" (54mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10h and 17min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 5:02 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 5:29 pm MST.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Artesia.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 temperature in January in Artesia?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 55.9°F (13.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Artesia?

In Artesia, New Mexico, the average relative humidity in January is 44%.

How much does it rain in Artesia in January?

In January, in Artesia, New Mexico, the rain falls for 3.5 days. Throughout January, 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Artesia?

In Artesia, during January, snow falls for 1.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

In Artesia, the average day length in January is 10h and 17min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Artesia?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 5:02 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 5:29 pm MST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Artesia?

January and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Artesia, New Mexico.

How long on average sun shines in January in Artesia?

In Artesia, New Mexico, the average sunshine duration in January is 7.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Artesia?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Artesia, New Mexico, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Artesia, NM

Average temperature in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 55.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (95°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (55.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 35.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

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Average pressure in January
Artesia, NM

Average pressure in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average pressure in January: 30.12"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Artesia, NM

Average wind speed in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (8mph).

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Average humidity in January
Artesia, NM

Average humidity in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average humidity in January: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

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Average rainfall in January
Artesia, NM

Average rainfall in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.69").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in January
Artesia, NM

Average rainfall days in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.9 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Artesia, NM

Average snowfall in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.83").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Artesia, NM

Average snowfall days in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Artesia, NM

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 17min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 2min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Artesia, NM

Average sunshine days in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average sunshine days in January: 26.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.9 days).

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Average UV index in January
Artesia, NM

Average UV index in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average UV index in January: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in January
Artesia, NM

Average cloud cover in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average cloud cover in January: 15

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 20).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 11).

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Average visibility in January
Artesia, NM

Average visibility in January - Artesia, NM
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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