Kabul
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Kabul, Afghanistan, with average temperature fluctuating between -7°C (19.4°F) and 4°C (39.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -7°C (19.4°F).

Rainfall

In Kabul, Afghanistan, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 38mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation. In Kabul, during the entire year, the rain falls for 50 days and collects up to 332mm (13.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Kabul are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Kabul. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the coldest month in Kabul?

The coldest month in Kabul, Afghanistan, is January, with an average high-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -7°C (19.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Kabul?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, in January, the average high-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -7°C (19.4°F).

How much does it rain in Kabul in January?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, in January, during 2 rainfall days, 38mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kabul have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Kabul, Afghanistan, is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kabul?

Months with the least sunshine in Kabul, Afghanistan, are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Kabul?

In January, the average sunshine in Kabul, Afghanistan, is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kabul?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Kabul?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Kabul, Afghanistan, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in January: 4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7°C).

Average rainfall in January - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in January: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (79mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (1 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).