January weather forecast
Fort Worth, TX

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A calm river flowing down towards the beautiful cityscape of Fort Worth, Texas

Weather in January

January commences the year in Fort Worth, Texas, with cool temperatures and comparatively lower rainfall. Still, it's sporadic snowfalls, with 0.04" (1mm) of snow seen on an average of 0.3 snowfall days during the month, set it apart from the following months. This contrasts to the warmer, drier conditions on the horizon for February. Despite this, the general weather pattern includes frequent patches of sunshine and stable wind conditions. It's during this month that the city experiences much of its winter weather, with the respite of sunshine being a welcome change.

Temperature

Fort Worth's coldest temperatures are experienced in January, with average high temperatures of 55.4°F (13°C) and lows of 38.7°F (3.7°C).

Humidity

In Fort Worth, Texas, the average relative humidity in January is 63%.

Rainfall

In Fort Worth, Texas, in January, during 5.8 rainfall days, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Fort Worth, there are 132.4 rainfall days, and 25.87" (657mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January, February, November and December are months with snowfall. In Fort Worth, in January, during 0.3 snowfall days, 0.04" (1mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 2.7 snowfall days, and 0.91" (23mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Fort Worth, the average length of the day in January is 10h and 17min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:31 am and sunset at 5:33 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 6:00 pm CST.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 6.1h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in January transforms into the following instructions:
Be vigilant - A duty to shield skin and eyes from injury exists. Avoiding the Sun's peak radiation during midday hours is essential for health and safety. Wearing sunglasses with both UVA and UVB protection effectively reduces sun-induced eye damage. Be mindful! The reflection from snow can increase the Sun's UV radiation nearly twice.
Updated: Jun 14, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What part of the year is the coldest?

Temperature readings reach their annual highs in January, averaging 55.4°F (13°C) and a minimum average of 38.7°F (3.7°C).

What are January temperatures?

The high-temperature, in January, in Fort Worth, is 55.4°F (13°C), while the low-temperature averages to 38.7°F (3.7°C).

What is the average humidity in January?

The average relative humidity in January is 63%.

How much does it rain in January?

In January, the rain falls for 5.8 days. Throughout January, 1.38" (35mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January?

In Fort Worth, in January, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January?

In Fort Worth, the average day length in January is 10h and 17min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:31 am and sunset at 5:33 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:24 am and sunset at 6:00 pm CST.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Worth have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January is 6.1h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index?

The months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index reading in January?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average humidity
Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
Average daylight
Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average temperature in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average high temperature in January: 55.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (95.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 38.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (38.7°F).

Average pressure in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average pressure in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9"Hg).

Average wind speed in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average wind speed in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (10.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (6.7mph).

Average humidity in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average humidity in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average humidity in January: 63%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (56%).

Average rainfall in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average rainfall in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.38"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.22").

Average rainfall days in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average rainfall days in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.8 days).

Average snowfall in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average snowfall in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.79").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average snowfall days in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 2min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 0min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h and 1min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 42min).

Average sunshine days in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average sunshine days in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average sunshine days in January: 24.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (13.2 days).

Average UV index in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average UV index in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average UV index in January: 3

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average cloud cover in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average cloud cover in January: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 20).

Average visibility in January
Fort Worth, TX

Average visibility in January - Fort Worth, TX
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

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

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