January weather forecast
Baku, Azerbaijan

The Baku city center in Azerbaijan with beautiful skyscrapers in the distance
The Baku city center in Azerbaijan with beautiful skyscrapers in the distance

Weather in January

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Baku, Azerbaijan, with an average temperature ranging between min 5°C (41°F) and max 8.1°C (46.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a frosty 8.1°C (46.6°F). In Baku, the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Baku is 74%.

Rainfall

In Baku, Azerbaijan, in January, during 8.8 rainfall days, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Baku, Azerbaijan, there are 80.8 rainfall days, and 149mm (5.87") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Baku, Azerbaijan, are January through March, November and December. In Baku, in January, during 2.4 snowfall days, 10mm (0.39") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 7.7 snowfall days, and 35mm (1.38") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Baku, in January, the average water temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), 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 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Baku, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 40min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 08:03 and sunset at 17:24. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:50 and sunset at 17:57 +04.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Baku, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in January interpret into the following advice:
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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Baku?

In January, the average high-temperature is 8.1°C (46.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Baku?

In January, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Baku in January?

In Baku, in January, it is raining for 8.8 days, with typically 18mm (0.71") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Baku?

In January, in Baku, Azerbaijan, it is snowing for 2.4 days. Throughout January, 10mm (0.39") of snow is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Baku?

In Baku, Azerbaijan, in January, the average water temperature is 9°C (48.2°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), 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 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

In Baku, Azerbaijan, the average day length in January is 9h and 40min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Baku?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 08:03 and sunset at 17:24. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:50 and sunset at 17:57 +04.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Baku?

With an average of 4.8h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Baku.

How many hours of sunshine does Baku have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January in Baku, Azerbaijan, is 4.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Baku?

With an average maximum UV index of 2, January is the month with the lowest UV index in Baku.

What is the UV index reading in January in Baku?

In Baku, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average temperature in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average high temperature in January: 8.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 5°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (4.6°C).

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Average pressure in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average pressure in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average pressure in January: 1020.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1022.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average wind speed in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average wind speed in January: 23.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (23.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (17.4km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average humidity in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average humidity in January: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (75%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are June, July and August (54%).

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Average rainfall in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average rainfall in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average rainfall in January: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (24mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (4mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average rainfall days in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (11.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average snowfall in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average snowfall in January: 10mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (15mm).
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average snowfall days in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average sea temperature in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average sea temperature in January: 9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (8°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 40min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 21min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average sunshine days in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (15.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average UV index in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average cloud cover in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average cloud cover in January: 49

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 49).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in January
Baku, Azerbaijan

Average visibility in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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