January weather forecast
Richmond, Canada

Weather in January

January, like December, in Richmond, Canada, is a wintry winter month, with an average temperature ranging between max 5°C (41°F) and min 1.3°C (34.3°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still wintry 5°C (41°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 1.3°C (34.3°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 85%, January is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 18.5 days. Throughout January, 212mm (8.35") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 199.4 rainfall days, and 1439mm (56.65") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In Richmond, during January, snow falls for 2.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 75mm (2.95") of snow. In Richmond, during the entire year, snow falls for 13.9 days and aggregates up to 293mm (11.54") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Richmond, the average seawater temperature in January is 6.9°C (44.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 6.9°C (44.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 8h and 46min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 8:07 am and sunset at 4:25 pm. On the last day of January, in Richmond, sunrise is at 7:44 am and sunset at 5:07 pm PST.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Richmond, with an average of 3.7h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Richmond. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 temperature in January in Richmond?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Richmond, is 5°C (41°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.3°C (34.3°F).

What is the most humid month in Richmond?

January is the most humid month in Richmond, Canada, with an average relative humidity of 85%.

What is the average humidity in January in Richmond?

In Richmond, the average relative humidity in January is 85%.

How many days does it rain in January in Richmond?

In Richmond, in January, during 18.5 rainfall days, 212mm (8.35") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Richmond in January?

In Richmond, Canada, in January, snow falls for 2.5 days, with typically accumulated 75mm (2.95") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Richmond?

In Richmond, Canada, the average seawater temperature in January is 6.9°C (44.4°F). Swimming in 6.9°C (44.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Richmond have in January?

In January, the average day length in Richmond, Canada, is 8h and 46min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Richmond?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 8:07 am and sunset at 4:25 pm. On the last day of the month, in Richmond, sunrise is at 7:44 am and sunset at 5:07 pm PST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Richmond?

The month with the least sunshine in Richmond is January, with an average of 3.7h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Richmond?

In Richmond, the average sunshine duration in January is 3.7h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in January in Richmond?

In Richmond, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Richmond, Canada

Average temperature in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: 5°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (4.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

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Average pressure in January
Richmond, Canada

Average pressure in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average pressure in January: 1018.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1015.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Richmond, Canada

Average wind speed in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average wind speed in January: 9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and November (9.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Richmond, Canada

Average humidity in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (75%).

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Average rainfall in January
Richmond, Canada

Average rainfall in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 212mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (222mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (28mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Richmond, Canada

Average rainfall days in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (9.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Richmond, Canada

Average snowfall in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 75mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (98mm).
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Richmond, Canada

Average snowfall days in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Richmond, Canada

Average sea temperature in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: 6.9°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (6.8°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Richmond, Canada

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8h and 46min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 10min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 17min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h and 42min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Richmond, Canada

Average sunshine days in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in January: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (7.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Richmond, Canada

Average UV index in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Richmond, Canada

Average cloud cover in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in January: 60

The months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 60).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in January
Richmond, Canada

Average visibility in January - Richmond, Canada
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (8km).

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