January weather forecast and climate
Lynchburg, VA

Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia
January, like December, in Lynchburg, Virginia, is a wintry winter month, with average temperature varying between 27.7°F (-2.4°C) and 42.6°F (5.9°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 42.6°F (5.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

Humidity

In Lynchburg, the average relative humidity in January is 72%.

Rainfall

In Lynchburg, during January, the rain falls for 9.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lynchburg, there are 156.7 rainfall days, and 30.43" (773mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Lynchburg, in January, during 4.3 snowfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 14.1 snowfall days, and 10.94" (278mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9.9h.

Sunshine

In Lynchburg, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the coldest month in Lynchburg?

January is the coldest month in Lynchburg, Virginia, with an average high-temperature of 42.6°F (5.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

What is the temperature in January in Lynchburg?

In Lynchburg, in January, the average high-temperature is 42.6°F (5.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Lynchburg?

The average relative humidity in January in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in January in Lynchburg?

In Lynchburg, during January, the rain falls for 9.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lynchburg in January?

In Lynchburg, during January, snow falls for 4.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in January in Lynchburg?

The average length of the day in January in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 9.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Lynchburg?

The average sunshine in January in Lynchburg is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Lynchburg?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in January in Lynchburg?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average high temperature in January: 42.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 27.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

Average pressure in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average pressure in January: 30.13"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

Average wind speed in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average wind speed in January: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.1mph).

Average humidity in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (70%).

Average rainfall in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.32"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and May (3.07").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and September (1.89").

Average rainfall days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

Average snowfall in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall in January: 2.56"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.15").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11 days).

Average UV index in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and September (5mi).