January weather forecast and climate
Winnipeg, Canada

Weather in January

January, like December, in Winnipeg, Canada, is an extremely cold winter month, with average temperature ranging between max -11.3°C (11.7°F) and min -18.5°C (-1.3°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -11.3°C (11.7°F) and an average low-temperature of -18.5°C (-1.3°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Winnipeg are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 92%.

Rainfall

In Winnipeg, Canada, during 1.8 rainfall days, 14mm (0.55") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Winnipeg, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 101.8 days and collects up to 395mm (15.55") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Winnipeg, Canada, during January, snow falls for 13.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 83mm (3.27") of snow. In Winnipeg, Canada, during the entire year, snow falls for 73.2 days, and aggregates up to 479mm (18.86") of snow.

Daylight

In Winnipeg, the average length of the day is 8.7h.

Sunshine

With an average of 2.5h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Winnipeg?

The coldest month in Winnipeg is January, with an average high-temperature of -11.3°C (11.7°F) and an average low-temperature of -18.5°C (-1.3°F).

What is the temperature in January in Winnipeg?

The average high-temperature, in January, is -11.3°C (11.7°F), while the average low-temperature is -18.5°C (-1.3°F).

What is the most humid month in Winnipeg?

Months with the highest humidity in Winnipeg, Canada, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 92%.

What is the average humidity in January in Winnipeg?

In Winnipeg, the average relative humidity in January is 92%.

How many days does it rain in January in Winnipeg?

In Winnipeg, Canada, in January, it is raining for 1.8 days, with typically 14mm (0.55") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Winnipeg?

In Winnipeg, in January, during 13.7 snowfall days, 83mm (3.27") of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Winnipeg?

In Winnipeg, the average length of the day in January is 8.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Winnipeg?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 2.5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Winnipeg?

In January, the average sunshine in Winnipeg, Canada, is 2.5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Winnipeg?

January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Winnipeg.

What is the UV index reading in January in Winnipeg?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average temperature in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -11.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-11.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-18.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average pressure in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average pressure in January: 1019.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1020.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average wind speed in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average wind speed in January: 15.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (12.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average humidity in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 92%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (92%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and August (63%).

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Average rainfall in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average rainfall in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (70mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average rainfall days in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.2 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average snowfall in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 83mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (91mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average snowfall days in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 13.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average sunshine days in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in January: 17.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Winnipeg, Canada

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

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average cloud cover in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in January: 74

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Winnipeg, Canada

Average visibility in January - Winnipeg, Canada
  • Average visibility in January: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are August and September (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (7km).

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