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

January weather forecast and climate
Taos, NM

A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in NM, and a view of high mountains in the back, and a bright yellow-orange sunset sky
A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in NM, and a view of high mountains in the back, and a bright yellow-orange sunset sky
Enero, the same as Diciembre, is another cold winter month in Taos, New Mexico, with average temperature ranging between max 39.9°F (4.4°C) and min 9.7°F (-12.4°C).

Temperature

Enero is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 9.7°F (-12.4°C).

Rainfall

In Enero, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout Enero, 0.67" (17mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Taos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 69 days and collects up to 12.31" (312.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Enero through Mayo, Octubre through Diciembre are months with snowfall in Taos. The month with the most snowfall in Taos is Enero when 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow is typically aggregated.

Daylight

In Enero, the average length of the day is 10h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Enero is 8h.

UV index

In Taos, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Taos?

With an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 9.7°F (-12.4°C), Enero is the coldest month in Taos, New Mexico.

What is the temperature in Enero in Taos?

In Taos, in Enero, the average high-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 9.7°F (-12.4°C).

How much does it rain in Taos in Enero?

In Taos, New Mexico, in Enero, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 0.67" (17mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Taos in Enero?

In Taos, in Enero, 7.2" (182.9mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Taos?

Enero is the month with the most snowfall in Taos, with 7.2" (182.9mm) of accumulated snow.

What is the average length of the day in Enero in Taos?

In Taos, the average length of the day in Enero is 10h.

How many hours of sunshine does Taos have in Enero?

In Enero, the average sunshine is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in Enero in Taos?

The average daily maximum UV index in Enero in Taos is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Taos, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 40°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 9.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.7°F).

Average rainfall in January - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.9").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February and December (0.6").

Average rainfall days in January - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 7.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).