Wilmington
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
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January weather forecast and climate
Wilmington, NC

A creative creation on a large field in Wilmington, North Carolina, near the skyscape of the city afar, and intense white clouds in the blue sky above
A creative creation on a large field in Wilmington, North Carolina, near the skyscape of the city afar, and intense white clouds in the blue sky above
Enero, like Diciembre, is a moderate winter month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 35.6°F (2°C) and 56.5°F (13.6°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 56.5°F (13.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C), Enero is the coldest month.

Humidity

In Wilmington, the average relative humidity in Enero is 70.7%.

Rainfall

In Enero, the rain falls for 10.2 days. Throughout Enero, 3.76" (95.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Wilmington, North Carolina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 134.6 days and collects up to 57.6" (1463.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Enero through Marzo and Diciembre are months with snowfall. In Wilmington, during 0.3 snowfall days, 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Wilmington, during the entire year, snow falls for 1 days, and aggregates up to 1.7" (43.2mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In Wilmington, in Enero, the average water temperature is 60.8°F (16°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 60.8°F (16°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Enero is 10.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Enero is 5.9h.

UV index

Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in Enero 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 Wilmington?

The coldest month in Wilmington is Enero, with an average high-temperature of 56.5°F (13.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the temperature in Enero in Wilmington?

In Enero, in Wilmington, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 56.5°F (13.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 35.6°F (2°C).

What is the average humidity in Enero in Wilmington?

In Enero, the average relative humidity in Wilmington, North Carolina, is 70.7%.

How many days does it rain in Enero in Wilmington?

In Wilmington, North Carolina, in Enero, during 10.2 rainfall days, 3.76" (95.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in Enero in Wilmington?

In Enero, in Wilmington, it is snowing for 0.3 days. Throughout Enero, 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in Enero in Wilmington?

In Wilmington, North Carolina, the average seawater temperature in Enero is 60.8°F (16°C). Swimming in 60.8°F (16°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

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

In Enero, the average length of the day in Wilmington is 10.2h.

How long on average sun shines in Enero in Wilmington?

The average sunshine in Enero in Wilmington is 5.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Wilmington?

Enero and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in Enero in Wilmington?

In Enero, the average daily maximum UV index in Wilmington is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average high temperature in January: 56.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 35.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

Average humidity in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average humidity in January: 70.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (80.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (66.8%).

Average rainfall in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (7.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (2.8").

Average rainfall days in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (8.5 days).

Average snowfall in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January, February and December (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average sea temperature in January: 60.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (57.5°F).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average UV index in January - Wilmington, NC
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).