Cape Charles
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Cape Charles, VA

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Cape Charles, Virginia, with average temperature varying between 30.9°F (-0.6°C) and 46.9°F (8.3°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 46.9°F (8.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

Rainfall

Throughout January, 3.5" (88.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cape Charles, 45.1" (1145.3mm) of rain is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Cape Charles, in January, the average water temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C). 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.

Daylight

In Cape Charles, Virginia, the average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

What is the coldest month in Cape Charles?

The coldest month in Cape Charles is January, with an average high-temperature of 46.9°F (8.3°C) and an average low-temperature of 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

What is the temperature in January in Cape Charles?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 46.9°F (8.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

How much does it rain in Cape Charles in January?

Throughout January, 3.5" (88.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Cape Charles?

In Cape Charles, Virginia, in January, the average water temperature is 44.1°F (6.7°C). Swimming in 44.1°F (6.7°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Cape Charles have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Cape Charles, Virginia, is 9.9h.
Average temperature in January - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average high temperature in January: 47°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 31°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (31°F).

Average rainfall in January - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February and November (3.1").

Average sea temperature in January - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average sea temperature in January: 44.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (79.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.1°F).

Average daylight in January - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).