January weather forecast and climate
Merricourt, ND

January, the same as December, in Merricourt, North Dakota, is another subzero cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 5.4°F (-14.8°C) and 19.8°F (-6.8°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 19.8°F (-6.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

Humidity

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 1.7 days and typically collects 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Merricourt. Months with the most snowfall in Merricourt are January and December, with an average 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

In Merricourt, the average length of the day in January is 9.1h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Merricourt, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Merricourt. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in January transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Merricourt?

The coldest month in Merricourt is January, with an average high-temperature of 19.8°F (-6.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

What is the temperature in January in Merricourt?

In January, in Merricourt, the average high-temperature is 19.8°F (-6.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 5.4°F (-14.8°C).

What is the most humid month in Merricourt?

January is the most humid month in Merricourt, North Dakota, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

What is the average humidity in January in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, the average relative humidity in January is 89%.

How much does it rain in Merricourt in January?

In Merricourt, during January, the rain falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Merricourt?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Merricourt, North Dakota. Rain falls for 1.7 days and accumulates 0.39" (10mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, in January, during 11.5 snowfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Merricourt?

Months with the most snowfall in Merricourt, North Dakota, are January and December, with an average 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated snow.

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

In Merricourt, the average length of the day in January is 9.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Merricourt?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Merricourt?

The average sunshine in January in Merricourt is 3.8h.

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

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Merricourt, North Dakota.

How high is the UV index in January in Merricourt?

In Merricourt, North Dakota, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average high temperature in January: 19.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 5.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.4°F).

Average pressure in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are April and October (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.2mph).

Average humidity in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average humidity in January: 89%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (61%).

Average rainfall in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.83").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.39").

Average rainfall days in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average snowfall in January: 2.76"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and December (2.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average snowfall days in January: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average daylight in January: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average sunshine days in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (13.8 days).

Average UV index in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average cloud cover in January: 59

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in January - Merricourt, ND
  • Average visibility in January: 5mi

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