January weather forecast
Santa Fe, NM

Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with an average temperature ranging between max 39.2°F (4°C) and min 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 39.2°F (4°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 6.3 days. Throughout January, 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, there are 90.3 rainfall days, and 9.8" (249mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In January, in Santa Fe, it is snowing for 7.3 days. Throughout January, 4.88" (124mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Santa Fe, there are 36 snowfall days, and 22.68" (576mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 10h and 4min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 5:01 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 5:30 pm MST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine in Santa Fe are January, February and December, with an average of 7.1h 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 Santa Fe. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Santa Fe?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 39.2°F (4°C) and an average low-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

What is the most humid month in Santa Fe?

January is the most humid month in Santa Fe, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

What is the average humidity in January in Santa Fe?

The average relative humidity in January is 67%.

How much does it rain in Santa Fe in January?

In Santa Fe, during January, the rain falls for 6.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Santa Fe in January?

In January, it is snowing for 7.3 days. Throughout January, 4.88" (124mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Santa Fe?

In January, the average day length is 10h and 4min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Santa Fe?

On the first day of January in Santa Fe, New Mexico, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 5:01 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 5:30 pm MST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santa Fe?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Fe have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January is 7.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Santa Fe?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Santa Fe?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Santa Fe is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average temperature in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.6°F).

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Average pressure in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average pressure in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • 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 April (29.88"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average wind speed in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8mph).

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Average humidity in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average humidity in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average humidity in January: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average rainfall days in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.88"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.71").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average snowfall days in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in January: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.9 days).
The 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
Santa Fe, NM

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 47min).

  • 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, February and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average sunshine days in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average sunshine days in January: 21.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average UV index in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • 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).

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Average cloud cover in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average cloud cover in January - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average cloud cover in January: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in January
Santa Fe, NM

Average visibility in January - Santa Fe, 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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