Arctic Bay
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Arctic Bay, Canada

January, like December, in Arctic Bay, Canada, is a life-threatening cold winter month, with average temperature varying between -33.1°C (-27.6°F) and -28.8°C (-19.8°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from -25.3°C (-13.5°F) in December, to a still dangerously cold -28.8°C (-19.8°F). In Arctic Bay, in January, the average low-temperature is -33.1°C (-27.6°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 96%, January is the most humid month in Arctic Bay.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 0.6 days. Throughout January, 2mm (0.08") of precipitation is accumulated. In Arctic Bay, during the entire year, the rain falls for 32.6 days and collects up to 130mm (5.12") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through December. In January, in Arctic Bay, it is snowing for 8 days. Throughout January, 18mm (0.71") of snow is accumulated. In Arctic Bay, during the entire year, snow falls for 117.2 days, and aggregates up to 698mm (27.48") of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 0.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Arctic Bay is 0.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Arctic Bay?

In January, in Arctic Bay, the average high-temperature is -28.8°C (-19.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -33.1°C (-27.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Arctic Bay?

The most humid month in Arctic Bay is January, with an average relative humidity of 96%.

What is the average humidity in January in Arctic Bay?

In Arctic Bay, Canada, the average relative humidity in January is 96%.

How much does it rain in Arctic Bay in January?

In January, the rain falls for 0.6 days. Throughout January, 2mm (0.08") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Arctic Bay?

In Arctic Bay, in January, during 8 snowfall days, 18mm (0.71") of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Arctic Bay?

In January, the average length of the day in Arctic Bay is 0.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Arctic Bay have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 0.4h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Arctic Bay?

Months with the lowest UV index in Arctic Bay, Canada, are January, February, April, May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in January in Arctic Bay?

In Arctic Bay, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -33.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-34.7°C).

Average humidity in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 96%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (96%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (64%).

Average rainfall in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (25mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 18mm

The month with the highest snowfall is September (151mm).
The month with the least snowfall is February (12mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (16.7 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (3.3 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 0.1h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 0.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.2h).

Average UV index in January - Arctic Bay, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, April, May, October, November and December (UV index 1).