Gold Beach
Oregon, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Gold Beach, OR

Trees, brown sand, and large rocks on the shores of the iconic Gold Beach in Oregon, with a view of the dramatic storm sky and a rainbow above
Trees, brown sand, and large rocks on the shores of the iconic Gold Beach in Oregon, with a view of the dramatic storm sky and a rainbow above
January, like December, in Gold Beach, Oregon, is a cool winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average low of 40.6°F (4.8°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 40.6°F (4.8°C), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Gold Beach, in January, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 12.8" (325.1mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 132 rainfall days, and 79.8" (2025.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January is the only month when snow falls. The month with the most snowfall is January when 0.2" (5.1mm) of snow is typically aggregated.

Ocean temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January, February and April, with an average ocean temperature of 50.7°F (10.4°C). Swimming in 50.7°F (10.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Gold Beach, the average length of the day in January is 9.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Gold Beach are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Gold Beach?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 40.6°F (4.8°C).

What is the temperature in January in Gold Beach?

In January, the average high-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).

How many days does it rain in January in Gold Beach?

In January, in Gold Beach, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout January, 12.8" (325.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Gold Beach?

January is the first month it typically snows in Gold Beach, Oregon. Throughout January, Gold Beach receives 0.2" (5.1mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Gold Beach?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Gold Beach, Oregon, with 0.2" (5.1mm) of accumulated snow.

When is the ocean coldest in Gold Beach?

January, February and April, with an average ocean temperature of 50.7°F (10.4°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Gold Beach, Oregon. At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

What is the water temperature in January in Gold Beach?

In January, the average ocean temperature in Gold Beach is 50.7°F (10.4°C). Swimming in 50.7°F (10.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Gold Beach?

In Gold Beach, Oregon, the average length of the day in January is 9.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gold Beach have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Gold Beach, Oregon, is 4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Gold Beach?

Months with the lowest UV index in Gold Beach, Oregon, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in January in Gold Beach?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Gold Beach is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average high temperature in January: 54.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (68.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (54.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 40.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (40.7°F).

Average rainfall in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average rainfall in January: 12.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (13.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4").

Average rainfall days in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (2 days).

Average snowfall in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average sea temperature in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average sea temperature in January: 50.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (53.5°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and April (50.8°F).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average daylight in January: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in January - Gold Beach, OR
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).