January weather forecast and climate
Jerusalem, Israel

A view of buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
A view of buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
January, like December, in Jerusalem, Israel, is another enjoyable winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 16.4°C (61.5°F) and 9.2°C (48.6°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 16.4°C (61.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.2°C (48.6°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 62%, January is the most humid month in Jerusalem.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 7.2 days. Throughout January, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Jerusalem, there are 45.2 rainfall days, and 95mm (3.74") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January, February and December. In Jerusalem, snow falls for 0.1 days, with typically accumulated 1mm (0.04") of snow. Throughout the year, in Jerusalem, there are 0.5 snowfall days, and 4mm (0.16") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 6.5h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Jerusalem?

January is the coldest month in Jerusalem, Israel, with an average high-temperature of 16.4°C (61.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.2°C (48.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, Israel, in January, the average high-temperature is 16.4°C (61.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.2°C (48.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Jerusalem?

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 62%.

What is the average humidity in January in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, Israel, the average relative humidity in January is 62%.

How many days does it rain in January in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, Israel, in January, it is raining for 7.2 days, with typically 13mm (0.51") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, in January, snow falls for 0.1 days, with typically accumulated 1mm (0.04") of snow.

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

In Jerusalem, Israel, the average length of the day in January is 10.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Jerusalem?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 6.5h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, Israel, the average sunshine in January is 6.5h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Jerusalem?

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Jerusalem.

What is the UV index reading in January in Jerusalem?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Jerusalem is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average high temperature in January: 16.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 9.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

Average pressure in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average pressure in January: 1018.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1007.3mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average humidity in January: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall in January: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (20mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (7.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall in January: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average daylight in January: 10.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (30.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.1 days).

Average UV index in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average UV index in January: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average cloud cover in January: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 26).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 3).

Average visibility in January - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).