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Long-term weather forecast
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January weather forecast and climate
Beijing, China

Beautiful orange evening sky above the ancient Royal Palace buildings in Beijing, China
Beautiful orange evening sky above the ancient Royal Palace buildings in Beijing, China
January is icy in Beijing, with temperatures dropping to freezing point. The highest temperature recording read 2°C (35.6°F) on average, while the lowest read -9°C (15.8°F). Although the sun shines for up to eight hours per day on average, there may be experienced snowing. The nights get cold, with temperatures coming to as low as -18°C (-0.4°F), making it the month with the coldest month across the year.
Rainfall is exceptionally minimal, raining for an average of two days the entire month to collect the only 2.5mm (0.1") precipitation. Humidity is relatively low at 24%, and so is the wind speed that averages 9.7km/h (6mph).

What is the coldest month in Beijing?

January is the coldest month in Beijing, with an average high-temperature of 1.8°C (35.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -8.4°C (16.9°F).

What is the temperature in January in Beijing?

In January, in Beijing, China, the average high-temperature is 1.8°C (35.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -8.4°C (16.9°F).

What are the least humid months in Beijing?

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 44%, are the least humid months in Beijing.

What is the average humidity in January in Beijing?

In Beijing, China, the average relative humidity in January is 44%.

How many days does it rain in January in Beijing?

In Beijing, in January, it is raining for 1.8 days, with typically 2.7mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Beijing?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 1.8 days and typically collects 2.7mm (0.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Beijing have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Beijing, China, is 9.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Beijing have in January?

In Beijing, China, the average sunshine in January is 6.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Beijing?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Beijing, China, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Beijing, China
  • Average high temperature in January: 1.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -8.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.4°C).

Average humidity in January - Beijing, China
  • Average humidity in January: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (44%).

Average rainfall in January - Beijing, China
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (185.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (2.7mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Beijing, China
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (1.7 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Beijing, China
  • Average daylight in January: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.3h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average UV index in January - Beijing, China
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).