January weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

Aerial view of the Coal Harbor, and trees of the Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada out yonder
Aerial view of the Coal Harbor, and trees of the Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada out yonder

What is the temperature in January in Vancouver?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, during January, the rain falls for 18.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 157.5mm (6.2") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Vancouver?

In January, in Vancouver, Canada, it is snowing for 2.6 days. Throughout January, 111mm (4.4") of snow is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Vancouver?

In January, in Vancouver, the average sea temperature is 6.9°C (44.4°F). Swimming in 6.9°C (44.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.
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).

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