January weather forecast and climate
Almaty, Kazakhstan

January, like December, in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is another cold winter month, with average temperature varying between 0.7°C (33.3°F) and -8.4°C (16.9°F).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Almaty is 77%.

Rainfall

In Almaty, during January, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 34mm (1.34") of precipitation. In Almaty, during the entire year, the rain falls for 122 days and collects up to 684mm (26.93") of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.4h.

Sunshine

In Almaty, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in January interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Almaty?

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

What is the temperature in January in Almaty?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is 0.7°C (33.3°F), while the average low-temperature is -8.4°C (16.9°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Almaty?

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

How much does it rain in Almaty in January?

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, 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 Almaty, Kazakhstan, the average length of the day in January is 9.4h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Almaty?

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

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

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?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).

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%).

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).

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

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).

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).
Months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average daylight in January: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • 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).

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

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