January weather forecast and climate
Akron, OH

A shot of part of Akron city in Ohio, taken at sunset
A shot of part of Akron city in Ohio, taken at sunset

Weather in January

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Akron, Ohio, with average temperature fluctuating between 19°F (-7.2°C) and 31.5°F (-0.3°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 19°F (-7.2°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Akron are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 8.6 days. Throughout January, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Akron, Ohio, there are 175.8 rainfall days, and 32.32" (821mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Akron. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 18.6 days and accumulates 6.85" (174mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9.6h.

Sunshine

With an average of 2.6h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Akron.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January 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. 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. 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 Akron?

With an average high-temperature of 31.5°F (-0.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 19°F (-7.2°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Akron?

In January, in Akron, Ohio, the average high-temperature is 31.5°F (-0.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 19°F (-7.2°C).

What is the most humid month in Akron?

Months with the highest humidity in Akron, Ohio, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

What is the average humidity in January in Akron?

The average relative humidity in January in Akron, Ohio, is 86%.

How much does it rain in Akron in January?

In January, in Akron, Ohio, the rain falls for 8.6 days. Throughout January, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Akron in January?

In January, in Akron, Ohio, it is snowing for 18.6 days. Throughout January, 6.85" (174mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Akron?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Akron. Snow falls for 18.6 days and accumulates 6.85" (174mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Akron have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Akron is 9.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Akron?

With an average of 2.6h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in January in Akron?

In Akron, Ohio, the average sunshine in January is 2.6h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Akron?

In Akron, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Akron, OH

Average temperature in January - Akron, OH
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19°F).

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Average pressure in January
Akron, OH

Average pressure in January - Akron, OH
  • Average pressure in January: 30.11"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in January
Akron, OH

Average wind speed in January - Akron, OH
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in January
Akron, OH

Average humidity in January - Akron, OH
  • Average humidity in January: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (76%).

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Average rainfall in January
Akron, OH

Average rainfall in January - Akron, OH
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.39").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.01").

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Average rainfall days in January
Akron, OH

Average rainfall days in January - Akron, OH
  • Average rainfall days in January: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Akron, OH

Average snowfall in January - Akron, OH
  • Average snowfall in January: 6.85"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (6.85").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Akron, OH

Average snowfall days in January - Akron, OH
  • Average snowfall days in January: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.6 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
Akron, OH

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Akron, OH
  • Average daylight in January: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Akron, OH

Average sunshine days in January - Akron, OH
  • Average sunshine days in January: 8.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (13.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Akron, OH

Average UV index in January - Akron, OH
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Akron, OH

Average cloud cover in January - Akron, OH
  • Average cloud cover in January: 73

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in January
Akron, OH

Average visibility in January - Akron, OH
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, June, July and August (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (4mi).

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