Vancouver
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Enero, the same as Diciembre, in Vancouver, Canada, is a frosty winter month, with average temperature varying between 1.4°C (34.5°F) and 6.9°C (44.4°F).

Temperature

In Enero, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in Diciembre - a still frosty 6.9°C (44.4°F). In Enero, in Vancouver, Canada, the average low-temperature is 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 81.2%, Enero is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Vancouver, during Enero, the rain falls for 18.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 157.5mm (6.2") of precipitation. In Vancouver, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.1 days and collects up to 1153.1mm (45.4") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are Enero through Abril, Octubre through Diciembre. In Enero, in Vancouver, it is snowing for 2.6 days. Throughout Enero, 111mm (4.37") of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Vancouver, there are 8.7 snowfall days, and 381mm (15") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Vancouver, in Enero, the average water temperature 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

The average length of the day in Vancouver is 8.8h.

Sunshine

In Enero, the average sunshine is 1.9h.

UV index

Enero, Febrero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Vancouver. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in Enero in Vancouver?

In Enero, the average high-temperature is 6.9°C (44.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.4°C (34.5°F).

What is the most humid month in Vancouver?

Enero is the most humid month in Vancouver, Canada, with an average relative humidity of 81.2%.

What is the average humidity in Enero in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity in Enero is 81.2%.

How many days does it rain in Enero in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, in Enero, it is raining for 18.4 days, with typically 157.5mm (6.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in Enero in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, in Enero, during 2.6 snowfall days, 111mm (4.37") of snow is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in Enero in Vancouver?

In Enero, the average sea temperature in Vancouver 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 Vancouver have in Enero?

In Vancouver, Canada, the average length of the day in Enero is 8.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Vancouver have in Enero?

The average sunshine in Enero in Vancouver is 1.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Vancouver?

Enero, Febrero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Vancouver, Canada.

What is the UV index reading in Enero in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in Enero is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.9°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 81.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61.4%).

Average rainfall in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 157.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (185.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (35.6mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6.3 days).

Average snowfall in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 111mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (148mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

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).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

Average UV index in January - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).