January weather forecast and climate
Berlin, Germany

The lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
The lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Berlin, Germany, with average temperature ranging between min -1.9°C (28.6°F) and max 2.2°C (36°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 2.2°C (36°F) and an average low-temperature of -1.9°C (28.6°F).

Humidity

January is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

In Berlin, Germany, in January, it is raining for 10.1 days, with typically 22mm (0.87") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Berlin, there are 139.3 rainfall days, and 285mm (11.22") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Berlin. The month with the most snowfall in Berlin is January when snow falls for 9.6 days and typically aggregates up to 44mm (1.73") of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Berlin is 8.3h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 3.1h of sunshine.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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.

What is the coldest month in Berlin?

January is the coldest month in Berlin, with an average high-temperature of 2.2°C (36°F) and an average low-temperature of -1.9°C (28.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Berlin?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 2.2°C (36°F), while the average low-temperature is -1.9°C (28.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Berlin?

The most humid month in Berlin, Germany, is January, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

What is the average humidity in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, Germany, the average relative humidity in January is 89%.

How many days does it rain in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, Germany, during January, the rain falls for 10.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, Germany, during January, snow falls for 9.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 44mm (1.73") of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Berlin?

The month with the most snowfall in Berlin, Germany, is January when snow falls for 9.6 days and typically aggregates up to 44mm (1.73") of snow.

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

In Berlin, Germany, the average length of the day in January is 8.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Berlin?

With an average of 3.1h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Berlin.

How long on average sun shines in January in Berlin?

In January, the average sunshine is 3.1h.

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

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Berlin?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Berlin is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average high temperature in January: 2.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -1.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.9°C).

Average pressure in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average pressure in January: 1015.6mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and October (1017mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1013.8mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average wind speed in January: 13.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (14.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.9km/h).

Average humidity in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average humidity in January: 89%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (65%).

Average rainfall in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall in January: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (43mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (11mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average snowfall in January: 44mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (44mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average snowfall days in January: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (9.6 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 - Berlin, Germany
  • Average daylight in January: 8.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.1h).

Average sunshine days in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (11.8 days).

Average UV index in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average cloud cover in January: 69

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

Average visibility in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average visibility in January: 7km

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