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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Budapest, Hungary

A scenic aerial view of the majestic Buda Castle Royal Palace in Budapest, Hungary, with a view of the Szecheny Chain Bridge and the rest of the vast city
A scenic aerial view of the majestic Buda Castle Royal Palace in Budapest, Hungary, with a view of the Szecheny Chain Bridge and the rest of the vast city
The peak of winter brings cold and chilly conditions. Days generally are short and cloudier than the preceding months. Precipitation is low at 40.6mm (1.6") and takes place in the form of moderate snow. With temperatures below freezing point, January is the snowiest, cloudiest, and the wettest month.
January is the month that hosts the least number of visitors. Sightseers must brace for shorter days of less than 8.5 hours and few activities other than the New Year celebrations.

What is the coldest month in Budapest?

With an average high-temperature of 2.9°C (37.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -1.6°C (29.1°F), January is the coldest month in Budapest.

What is the temperature in January in Budapest?

In Budapest, in January, the average high-temperature is 2.9°C (37.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -1.6°C (29.1°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Budapest?

In Budapest, the average relative humidity in January is 79%.

How many days does it rain in January in Budapest?

In Budapest, during January, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.5") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in January in Budapest is 9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Budapest have in January?

In Budapest, the average sunshine in January is 2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Budapest?

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Budapest.

How high is the UV index in January in Budapest?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. 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 - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average high temperature in January: 2.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -1.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.6°C).

Average humidity in January - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average humidity in January: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and July (59%).

Average rainfall in January - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average rainfall in January: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (63mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (29mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (5 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average daylight in January: 9h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.7h).

Average UV index in January - Budapest, Hungary
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).