January weather forecast and climate
Amsterdam, NY

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Amsterdam, New York, is another subzero cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and 16.7°F (-8.5°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 16.7°F (-8.5°C).

Humidity

In Amsterdam, the average relative humidity in January is 83%.

Rainfall

In Amsterdam, it is raining for 4.7 days, with typically 1.22" (31mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Amsterdam, there are 122.4 rainfall days, and 18.78" (477mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Amsterdam. Snow falls for 8.8 days and accumulates 4.57" (116mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.4h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Amsterdam is 4h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Amsterdam?

The coldest month in Amsterdam, New York, is January, with an average high-temperature of 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 16.7°F (-8.5°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, New York, the average relative humidity in January is 83%.

How much does it rain in Amsterdam in January?

In Amsterdam, New York, in January, during 4.7 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Amsterdam?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 8.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.57" (116mm) of snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, New York, during January, snow falls for 8.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.57" (116mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in January is 9.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Amsterdam have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Amsterdam, New York, is 4h.

How high is the UV index in January in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average temperature in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 16.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°F).

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Average pressure in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average pressure in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average pressure in January: 30.04"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average wind speed in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average humidity in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average humidity in January: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

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Average rainfall in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average rainfall in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.22"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and October (2.01").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (1.14").

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Average rainfall days in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average rainfall days in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average snowfall in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average snowfall in January: 4.57"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.57").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average snowfall days in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.9 days).
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
Amsterdam, NY

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average daylight in January: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average sunshine days in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are April, May and July (14.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average UV index in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average cloud cover in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average cloud cover in January: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 61).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in January
Amsterdam, NY

Average visibility in January - Amsterdam, NY
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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

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