Baku
Azerbaijan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Baku, Azerbaijan

A view of the Baku city center in Azerbaijan with beautiful skyscrapers in the distance
A view of the Baku city center in Azerbaijan with beautiful skyscrapers in the distance
January, the same as December, in Baku, Azerbaijan, is a frosty winter month, with average temperature varying between 2.1°C (35.8°F) and 6.6°C (43.9°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a chilly 9.7°C (49.5°F) in December, to a still frosty 6.6°C (43.9°F). In Baku, the average low-temperature is 2.1°C (35.8°F).

Rainfall

In Baku, during January, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 21mm (0.8") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Baku, there are 49 rainfall days, and 210mm (8.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Baku, Azerbaijan, are January, February and December. January has the most snowfall days of the year in Baku, Azerbaijan. Snow falls for 4 days.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Baku, Azerbaijan, 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.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9.7h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 2.9h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Baku is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in January in Baku?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Baku, Azerbaijan, is 6.6°C (43.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.1°C (35.8°F).

How much does it rain in Baku in January?

In Baku, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 21mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Baku?

In January, in Baku, Azerbaijan, snow falls for 4 days.

When does it snow the most in Baku?

January has the most snowfall days of the year. Snow falls for 4 days.

How cold is the water in January in Baku?

In January, the average sea temperature in Baku, Azerbaijan, 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, the average length of the day in January is 9.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Baku?

With an average of 2.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Baku, Azerbaijan.

How many hours of sunshine does Baku have in January?

In Baku, Azerbaijan, the average sunshine in January is 2.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Baku?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Baku is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2°C).

Average rainfall in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average rainfall in January: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (30mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February, October, November and December (6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average snowfall days in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Average daylight in January: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.9h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).