Qaanaaq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Qaanaaq, Greenland

Enero, like Diciembre, is a polar cold winter month in Qaanaaq, Greenland, with average temperature varying between -19°C (-2.2°F) and -27°C (-16.6°F).

Temperature

In Qaanaaq, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in Diciembre - a still arctic cold -19°C (-2.2°F). In Enero, in Qaanaaq, the average low-temperature is -27°C (-16.6°F).

Humidity

In Enero, the average relative humidity in Qaanaaq is 64%.

Rainfall

In Enero, in Qaanaaq, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout Enero, 6mm (0.24") of precipitation is accumulated. In Qaanaaq, during the entire year, the rain falls for 31 days and collects up to 124mm (4.88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Enero through Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days are Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 0h of daylight.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Qaanaaq are Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 0h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq are Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In Enero, the average maximum UV index of 0 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.

What is the temperature in Enero in Qaanaaq?

In Enero, in Qaanaaq, Greenland, the average high-temperature is -19°C (-2.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -27°C (-16.6°F).

What is the average humidity in Enero in Qaanaaq?

In Enero, the average relative humidity in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 64%.

How many days does it rain in Enero in Qaanaaq?

In Enero, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout Enero, 6mm (0.24") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Qaanaaq?

Through, Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F).

What is the sea temperature in Enero in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, Greenland, in Enero, the average water temperature is -2°C (28.4°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the month with the shortest days in Qaanaaq?

Months with the shortest days in Qaanaaq are Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 0h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in Enero in Qaanaaq?

In Enero, the average length of the day in Qaanaaq is 0h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Qaanaaq?

Enero, Noviembre and Diciembre, with an average of 0h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Qaanaaq have in Enero?

The average sunshine in Enero in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 0h.

When is the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq?

Months with the lowest UV index are Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in Enero in Qaanaaq?

The average daily maximum UV index in Enero is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in January: -19°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (7.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -27°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (2.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-28.4°C).

Average humidity in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average humidity in January: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62%).

Average rainfall in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in January: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (24mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (1 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in January: -2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (-2°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in January: 0h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 0h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in January - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average UV index in January: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 0).