January weather forecast
Baghdad, Iraq

Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq
Al-Mustansiriya University and Madrasah, in Baghdad, Iraq

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another comfortable winter month in Baghdad, Iraq, with an average temperature fluctuating between 4°C (39.2°F) and 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout January, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is accumulated. In Baghdad, during the entire year, the rain falls for 34 days and collects up to 177mm (6.97") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10h and 14min.
On the first day of January in Baghdad, sunrise is at 07:06 and sunset at 17:05. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 17:32 +03.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Baghdad?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Baghdad?

In Baghdad, Iraq, during January, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.22") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Baghdad have in January?

The average day length in January in Baghdad, Iraq, is 10h and 14min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Baghdad?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:06 and sunset at 17:05. On the last day of the month, in Baghdad, Iraq, sunrise is at 06:58 and sunset at 17:32 +03.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Baghdad?

The 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 duration is 6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Baghdad?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Baghdad, Iraq.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Baghdad?

In Baghdad, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in January
Baghdad, Iraq

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).

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Average rainfall in January
Baghdad, Iraq

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

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

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Average rainfall days in January
Baghdad, Iraq

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

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

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Baghdad, Iraq

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Baghdad, Iraq
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 14min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 19min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

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

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Average UV index in January
Baghdad, Iraq

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

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

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