January weather forecast and climate
Athlone, Ireland

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Athlone, Ireland, is a frosty winter month, with average temperature varying between 2.3°C (36.1°F) and 7°C (44.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.3°C (36.1°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Athlone is 90%.

Rainfall

In Athlone, during January, the rain falls for 17.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 27mm (1.06") of precipitation. In Athlone, during the entire year, the rain falls for 191.7 days and collects up to 375mm (14.76") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. Months with the most snowfall are January and February, with an average 12mm (0.47") of accumulated snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Athlone is 8.2h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Athlone are January, February, October and December, with an average of 3.8h 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 in Athlone. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Athlone?

January is the coldest month in Athlone, Ireland, with an average high-temperature of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.3°C (36.1°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Athlone?

In January, the average relative humidity in Athlone, Ireland, is 90%.

How many days does it rain in January in Athlone?

In January, in Athlone, the rain falls for 17.2 days. Throughout January, 27mm (1.06") of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Athlone?

Months with the most snowfall in Athlone are January and February, with an average 12mm (0.47") of accumulated snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Athlone?

In January, it is snowing for 2.1 days. Throughout January, 12mm (0.47") of snow is accumulated.

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

In Athlone, the average length of the day in January is 8.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Athlone?

January, February, October and December, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Athlone have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Athlone?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Athlone is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average temperature in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average high temperature in January: 7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average pressure in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1015.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1007.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average wind speed in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average wind speed in January: 19.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (19.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (13.1km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average humidity in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average humidity in January: 90%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (85%).

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Average rainfall in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average rainfall in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average rainfall in January: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (45mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (21mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average rainfall days in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13.1 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average snowfall in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average snowfall in January: 12mm

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (12mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average snowfall days in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average snowfall days in January: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average daylight in January: 8.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February, October and December (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average sunshine days in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average sunshine days in January: 9.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average UV index in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average cloud cover in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average cloud cover in January: 63

Months with the most cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 70).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 60).

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Average visibility in January
Athlone, Ireland

Average visibility in January - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is July (7km).

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