January weather forecast and climate
Lorient, France

January, the same as December, in Lorient, France, is a frosty winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5.8°C (42.4°F) and an average high of 9.3°C (48.7°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 9.3°C (48.7°F).

Humidity

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months in Lorient.

Rainfall

In Lorient, it is raining for 17.3 days, with typically 65mm (2.56") of accumulated precipitation. In Lorient, France, during the entire year, the rain falls for 176.4 days and collects up to 623mm (24.53") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lorient are January, February, April and December. In January, in Lorient, it is snowing for 0.3 days. Throughout January, 2mm (0.08") of snow is accumulated. In Lorient, during the entire year, snow falls for 2.4 days, and aggregates up to 8mm (0.31") of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 8.9h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Lorient, France, with an average of 3.9h of sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What are the coldest months in Lorient?

The coldest months in Lorient are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 9.3°C (48.7°F).

What is the temperature in January in Lorient?

In Lorient, in January, the average high-temperature is 9.3°C (48.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.8°C (42.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Lorient?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 84%, are most humid months in Lorient.

What is the average humidity in January in Lorient?

In January, the average relative humidity in Lorient is 84%.

How much does it rain in Lorient in January?

In Lorient, France, during January, the rain falls for 17.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.56") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lorient in January?

In Lorient, during January, snow falls for 0.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2mm (0.08") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lorient have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Lorient, France, is 8.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lorient?

The month with the least sunshine in Lorient is January, with an average of 3.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Lorient?

The average sunshine in January in Lorient is 3.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Lorient?

The month with the lowest UV index is January, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in January in Lorient?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Lorient, France
  • Average high temperature in January: 9.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.8°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (9.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 5.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (5.3°C).

Average pressure in January - Lorient, France
  • Average pressure in January: 1017.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1018.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.8mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Lorient, France
  • Average wind speed in January: 21.6km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and December (21.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (14.9km/h).

Average humidity in January - Lorient, France
  • Average humidity in January: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, July and September (79%).

Average rainfall in January - Lorient, France
  • Average rainfall in January: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (27mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Lorient, France
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (10.8 days).

Average snowfall in January - Lorient, France
  • Average snowfall in January: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Lorient, France
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lorient, France
  • Average daylight in January: 8.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average sunshine days in January - Lorient, France
  • Average sunshine days in January: 9.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (8.5 days).

Average UV index in January - Lorient, France
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Lorient, France
  • Average cloud cover in January: 58

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 35).

Average visibility in January - Lorient, France
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, October and December (9km).