January weather forecast and climate
Tar Heel, NC

Weather in January

January, like December, in Tar Heel, North Carolina, is another fresh winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 35.6°F (2°C) and max 50.5°F (10.3°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 50.5°F (10.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Tar Heel is January when the rain falls for 10.8 days and typically collects 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Tar Heel. In Tar Heel, during January, snow falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.31" (8mm) of snow. In Tar Heel, North Carolina, during the entire year, snow falls for 2.7 days, and aggregates up to 1.18" (30mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Tar Heel, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Tar Heel are January and December, with an average of 5.6h of sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Tar Heel, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 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 Tar Heel?

January is the coldest month in Tar Heel, with an average high-temperature of 50.5°F (10.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the temperature in January in Tar Heel?

In January, in Tar Heel, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 50.5°F (10.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the least humid month in Tar Heel?

January and November, with an average relative humidity of 73%, are the least humid months in Tar Heel, North Carolina.

What is the average humidity in January in Tar Heel?

In January, the average relative humidity in Tar Heel, North Carolina, is 73%.

How many days does it rain in January in Tar Heel?

In Tar Heel, North Carolina, during January, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Tar Heel?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 10.8 days and typically collects 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Tar Heel in January?

In January, in Tar Heel, it is snowing for 1 days. Throughout January, 0.31" (8mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Tar Heel?

The average length of the day in January in Tar Heel, North Carolina, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Tar Heel?

January and December, with an average of 5.6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Tar Heel.

How long on average sun shines in January in Tar Heel?

The average sunshine in January is 5.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Tar Heel?

The month with the lowest UV index in Tar Heel is January, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Tar Heel?

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

Average temperature in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average temperature in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average high temperature in January: 50.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 35.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

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Average pressure in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average pressure in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average pressure in January: 30.14"

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

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Average wind speed in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average wind speed in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average humidity in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average humidity in January: 73%

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

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Average rainfall in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average rainfall in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.34").

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Average rainfall days in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average rainfall days in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is October (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average snowfall in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.39").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average snowfall days in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average snowfall days in January: 1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1 days).
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
Tar Heel, NC

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.6).

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Average sunshine days in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average sunshine days in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11 days).

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Average UV index in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average UV index in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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
Tar Heel, NC

Average cloud cover in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average cloud cover in January: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and October (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in January
Tar Heel, NC

Average visibility in January - Tar Heel, NC
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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