January weather forecast and climate
Farmington, NM

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Farmington, New Mexico, with average temperature varying between 21.9°F (-5.6°C) and 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 37.6°F (3.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

Rainfall

In Farmington, during 6 rainfall days, 0.98" (25mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Farmington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 88.9 days and collects up to 9.57" (243mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Farmington. Snow falls for 6.5 days and accumulates 5.04" (128mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Farmington is 10h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Farmington, with an average of 6.6h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Farmington, New Mexico. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 coldest month in Farmington?

January is the coldest month in Farmington, New Mexico, with an average high-temperature of 37.6°F (3.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

What is the most humid month in Farmington?

With an average relative humidity of 73%, January is the most humid month.

What is the average humidity in January in Farmington?

In January, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How much does it rain in Farmington in January?

In Farmington, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 0.98" (25mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Farmington?

The month with the most snowfall in Farmington is January when snow falls for 6.5 days and typically aggregates up to 5.04" (128mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Farmington in January?

In January, in Farmington, it is snowing for 6.5 days. Throughout January, 5.04" (128mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Farmington have in January?

In Farmington, New Mexico, the average length of the day in January is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Farmington?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 6.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Farmington have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Farmington is 6.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Farmington?

Months with the lowest UV index in Farmington, New Mexico, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in January in Farmington?

In Farmington, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Farmington, NM

Average temperature in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 37.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.9°F).

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Average pressure in January
Farmington, NM

Average pressure in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average pressure in January: 30.22"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.22").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.88").

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Average wind speed in January
Farmington, NM

Average wind speed in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Farmington, NM

Average humidity in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average humidity in January: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23%).

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Average rainfall in January
Farmington, NM

Average rainfall in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.98"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.14").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.28").

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Average rainfall days in January
Farmington, NM

Average rainfall days in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (3.5 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Farmington, NM

Average snowfall in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 5.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.04").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Farmington, NM

Average snowfall days in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average snowfall days in January: 6.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (6.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Farmington, NM

Average sunshine days in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average sunshine days in January: 21.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (24.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Farmington, NM

Average UV index in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Farmington, NM

Average cloud cover in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average cloud cover in January: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in January
Farmington, NM

Average visibility in January - Farmington, NM
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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

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