Montpelier
Vermont, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont, in autumn
January, like December, is a freezing cold winter month in Montpelier, Vermont, with average temperature fluctuating between 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and 7°F (-13.9°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 7°F (-13.9°C), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Montpelier, during January, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.4" (62.2mm) of precipitation. In Montpelier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 148.6 days and collects up to 37.3" (946.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Montpelier is January when snow falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 22.6" (574mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Montpelier is 9.3h.

Sunshine

In Montpelier, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Montpelier?

With an average high-temperature of 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 7°F (-13.9°C), January is the coldest month in Montpelier.

What is the temperature in January in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in January, the average high-temperature is 26.4°F (-3.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 7°F (-13.9°C).

How much does it rain in Montpelier in January?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in January, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 2.4" (62.2mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in January, during 12 snowfall days, 22.6" (574mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Montpelier?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Montpelier. Snow falls for 12 days and accumulates 22.6" (574mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Montpelier have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 9.3h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Montpelier?

In January, the average sunshine in Montpelier is 4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Montpelier?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Montpelier, Vermont.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7°F).

Average rainfall in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2").

Average rainfall days in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in January: 22.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (22.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in January: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in January - Montpelier, VT
  • Average UV index in January: 1

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