January weather forecast
Benson, NC

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Benson, North Carolina, is a frosty winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low of 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 34.3°F (1.3°C).

Humidity

January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 9.7 days and accumulates 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March and December. In Benson, in January, during 1.3 snowfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Benson, during the entire year, snow falls for 3.3 days and aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10h and 5min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 5:12 pm. On the last day of January, in Benson, North Carolina, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

Sunshine

The months with the least sunshine in Benson are January and December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Benson, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in January interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 Benson?

With an average high-temperature of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 34.3°F (1.3°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the least humid month in Benson?

The months with the lowest humidity in Benson are January, March and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the average humidity in January in Benson?

The average relative humidity in January in Benson is 73%.

What is the driest month in Benson?

The month with the least rainfall is January, when the rain falls for 9.7 days and typically collects 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in January in Benson?

In January, in Benson, North Carolina, the rain falls for 9.7 days. Throughout January, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Benson in January?

In January, in Benson, North Carolina, it is snowing for 1.3 days. Throughout January, 0.51" (13mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Benson have in January?

In January, the average day length in Benson, North Carolina, is 10h and 5min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Benson?

On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 5:12 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Benson?

The months with the least sunshine in Benson, North Carolina, are January and December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Benson have in January?

In Benson, the average sunshine duration in January is 5.4h.

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

With an average maximum UV index of 2, January is the month with the lowest UV index in Benson.

What is the UV index reading in January in Benson?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Benson is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Benson, NC

Average temperature in January - Benson, NC
  • Average high temperature in January: 49.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 34.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.3°F).

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Average pressure in January
Benson, NC

Average pressure in January - Benson, NC
  • Average pressure in January: 30.13"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Benson, NC

Average wind speed in January - Benson, NC
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Benson, NC

Average humidity in January - Benson, NC
  • Average humidity in January: 73%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May, August and September (77%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March and November (73%).

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Average rainfall in January
Benson, NC

Average rainfall in January - Benson, NC
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in January
Benson, NC

Average rainfall days in January - Benson, NC
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Benson, NC

Average snowfall in January - Benson, NC
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.75").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Benson, NC

Average snowfall days in January - Benson, NC
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Benson, NC

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Benson, NC
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 49min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Benson, NC

Average sunshine days in January - Benson, NC
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Benson, NC

Average UV index in January - Benson, NC
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Benson, NC

Average cloud cover in January - Benson, NC
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in January
Benson, NC

Average visibility in January - Benson, NC
  • 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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