January weather forecast
Athens, AL

Weather in January

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Athens, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 33.1°F (0.6°C) and an average high of 47.5°F (8.6°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 47.5°F (8.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 33.1°F (0.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January in Athens, Alabama, is 76%.

Rainfall

In Athens, during January, the rain falls for 9.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. In Athens, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132.4 days and collects up to 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, February and December are months with snowfall. The months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 0.08" (2mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10h and 8min.
On the first day of January in Athens, sunrise is at 6:55 am and sunset at 4:47 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:46 am and sunset at 5:15 pm CST.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Athens is 4.8h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Athens are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Athens?

January is the coldest month in Athens, with an average high-temperature of 47.5°F (8.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 33.1°F (0.6°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Athens?

The average relative humidity in January in Athens is 76%.

How much does it rain in Athens in January?

In Athens, in January, during 9.3 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Athens?

The months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 0.08" (2mm) of accumulated snow.

How much does it snow in Athens in January?

In Athens, in January, snow falls for 0.8 days, with typically accumulated 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Athens have in January?

In Athens, the average day length in January is 10h and 8min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Athens?

On the first day of January in Athens, sunrise is at 6:55 am and sunset at 4:47 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:46 am and sunset at 5:15 pm CST.

How many hours of sunshine does Athens have in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Athens is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Athens?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Athens?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Athens is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Athens, AL

Average temperature in January - Athens, AL
  • Average high temperature in January: 47.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 33.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in January
Athens, AL

Average pressure in January - Athens, AL
  • Average pressure in January: 30.17"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Athens, AL

Average wind speed in January - Athens, AL
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in January
Athens, AL

Average humidity in January - Athens, AL
  • Average humidity in January: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in January
Athens, AL

Average rainfall in January - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in January
Athens, AL

Average rainfall days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Athens, AL

Average snowfall in January - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall in January: 0.08"

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.08").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Athens, AL

Average snowfall days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Athens, AL

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Athens, AL
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 8min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Athens, AL

Average sunshine days in January - Athens, AL
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Athens, AL

Average UV index in January - Athens, AL
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Athens, AL

Average cloud cover in January - Athens, AL
  • Average cloud cover in January: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in January
Athens, AL

Average visibility in January - Athens, AL
  • 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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