Baghdad
Iraq
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Baghdad, Iraq

A partial view of Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq
A partial view of Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq
January, the same as December, is another enjoyable winter month in Baghdad, Iraq, with average temperature ranging between max 16°C (60.8°F) and min 4°C (39.2°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F).

Rainfall

In Baghdad, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 31mm (1.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Baghdad, there are 34 rainfall days, and 177mm (7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Baghdad, Iraq, is 10.2h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Baghdad, Iraq, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the coldest month in Baghdad?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 4°C (39.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Baghdad?

In January, in Baghdad, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 4°C (39.2°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Baghdad?

In January, in Baghdad, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout January, 31mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Baghdad have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Baghdad is 10.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Baghdad?

Months with the least sunshine in Baghdad, Iraq, are January and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Baghdad?

In January, the average sunshine is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Baghdad?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Baghdad?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Baghdad is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average high temperature in January: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (44°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4°C).

Average rainfall in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average rainfall in January: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (33mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).