January weather forecast and climate
Cambridge, NY

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Cambridge, New York, is a freezing cold winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 15.8°F (-9°C) and an average high of 27.1°F (-2.7°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27.1°F (-2.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 15.8°F (-9°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 83%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout January, 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Cambridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.6 days and collects up to 33.39" (848mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Cambridge, during January, snow falls for 16.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 9.06" (230mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 64.9 snowfall days, and 37.01" (940mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Cambridge, the average sunshine is 3.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 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. 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 Cambridge?

The coldest month in Cambridge, New York, is January, with an average high-temperature of 27.1°F (-2.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 15.8°F (-9°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Cambridge?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Cambridge?

In Cambridge, in January, during 8.3 rainfall days, 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Cambridge?

In January, it is snowing for 16.1 days. Throughout January, 9.06" (230mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Cambridge have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Cambridge, New York, is 9.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cambridge have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Cambridge, New York, is 3.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Cambridge?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in January in Cambridge?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Cambridge, NY

Average temperature in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 15.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

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Average pressure in January
Cambridge, NY

Average pressure in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average pressure in January: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.92").

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Average wind speed in January
Cambridge, NY

Average wind speed in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, March and April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

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Average humidity in January
Cambridge, NY

Average humidity in January - Cambridge, 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
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.36"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May, June, July and October (3.19").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and September (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in January
Cambridge, NY

Average rainfall days in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average rainfall days in January: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall in January: 9.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10.2").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Cambridge, NY

Average snowfall days in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average snowfall days in January: 16.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.1 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
Cambridge, NY

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Cambridge, 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: 3.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Cambridge, NY

Average sunshine days in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Cambridge, NY

Average UV index in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average UV index in January: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Cambridge, NY

Average cloud cover in January - Cambridge, NY
  • Average cloud cover in January: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 62).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in January
Cambridge, NY

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

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

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