January weather forecast
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Almaty, Kazakhstan, with an average temperature ranging between max 0.7°C (33.3°F) and min -8.4°C (16.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 0.7°C (33.3°F) and an average low-temperature of -8.4°C (16.9°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January in Almaty is 77%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout January, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Almaty, Kazakhstan, there are 122 rainfall days, and 684mm (26.93") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, August through December. In January, in Almaty, snow falls for 11 days. In Almaty, during the entire year, snow falls for 53.4 days.

Daylight

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 25min.
On the first day of January in Almaty, sunrise is at 07:24 and sunset at 16:27. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:09 and sunset at 17:02 +05.

Sunshine

In Almaty, the average sunshine in January is 3.8h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Almaty are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Almaty?

With an average high-temperature of 0.7°C (33.3°F) and an average low-temperature of -8.4°C (16.9°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the average humidity in January in Almaty?

The average relative humidity in January in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in January in Almaty?

In Almaty, in January, during 4 rainfall days, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Almaty?

In January, in Almaty, Kazakhstan, snow falls for 11 days.

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

In January, the average day length in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is 9h and 25min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Almaty?

On the first day of January in Almaty, sunrise is at 07:24 and sunset at 16:27. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:09 and sunset at 17:02 +05.

How long on average sun shines in January in Almaty?

In January, the average sunshine duration is 3.8h.

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Almaty, Kazakhstan, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Almaty?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Almaty is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average temperature in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average high temperature in January: 0.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -8.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.4°C).

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Average humidity in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average humidity in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average humidity in January: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (45%).

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Average rainfall in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average rainfall in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall in January: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (107mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (27mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average rainfall days in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May, June and July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

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Average snowfall days in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average snowfall days in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average snowfall days in January: 11 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 25min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 3min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average UV index in January
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Average UV index in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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