Artigas Base
Antarctica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Artigas Base, Antarctica

Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
Winter in Artigas Base, Antarctica with rocks and icebergs afloat in the distance
January, like December, in Artigas Base, Antarctica, is a life-threatening cold summer month, with average temperature varying between -30°C (-22°F) and -26°C (-14.8°F).

Temperature

January is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of -26°C (-14.8°F) and an average low-temperature of -30°C (-22°F).

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 18.5h.

Sunshine

In Artigas Base, the average sunshine is 18h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the highest UV index in Artigas Base. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the warmest month in Artigas Base?

January is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of -26°C (-14.8°F) and an average low-temperature of -30°C (-22°F).

What is the temperature in January in Artigas Base?

In January, in Artigas Base, the average high-temperature is -26°C (-14.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -30°C (-22°F).

What is the average length of the day in January in Artigas Base?

The average length of the day in January is 18.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Artigas Base have in January?

In Artigas Base, Antarctica, the average sunshine in January is 18h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Artigas Base?

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the highest UV index in Artigas Base, Antarctica.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Artigas Base?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Artigas Base is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average high temperature in January: -26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (-26°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August and September (-56°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -30°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (-29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (-64°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average daylight in January: 18.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 19.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 5.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 18h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 20h).
Months with least sunshine are April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in January - Artigas Base, Antarctica
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).
Months with the lowest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 0).