January weather forecast
Owensboro, KY

A stunning architectural design of the famous Bluegrass Music Museum in the city of Owensboro, Kentucky
A stunning architectural design of the famous Bluegrass Music Museum in the city of Owensboro, Kentucky

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Owensboro, Kentucky, with temperature in the range of an average low of 27°F (-2.8°C) and an average high of 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 27°F (-2.8°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 77%.

Rainfall

In Owensboro, during January, the rain falls for 10.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Owensboro, there are 158.3 rainfall days, and 31.3" (795mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. In Owensboro, Kentucky, during January, snow falls for 6.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.38" (35mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Owensboro, there are 20.5 snowfall days, and 5.24" (133mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Owensboro, Kentucky, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 54min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 4:40 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 5:10 pm CST.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Owensboro is January, with an average of 4.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Owensboro. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 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. 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 Owensboro?

The coldest month in Owensboro, Kentucky, is January, with an average high-temperature of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 27°F (-2.8°C).

What is the temperature in January in Owensboro?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 39.9°F (4.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 27°F (-2.8°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Owensboro?

The average relative humidity in January in Owensboro, Kentucky, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in January in Owensboro?

In Owensboro, in January, during 10.6 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Owensboro in January?

In Owensboro, in January, snow falls for 6.8 days, with typically accumulated 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

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

In January, the average day length in Owensboro, Kentucky, is 9h and 54min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Owensboro?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:03 am and sunset at 4:40 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:52 am and sunset at 5:10 pm CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Owensboro?

With an average of 4.4h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Owensboro.

How long on average sun shines in January in Owensboro?

In Owensboro, the average sunshine duration in January is 4.4h.

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

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Owensboro, Kentucky.

How high is the UV index in January in Owensboro?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Owensboro, Kentucky, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in January
Owensboro, KY

Average temperature in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average high temperature in January: 39.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 27°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

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Average pressure in January
Owensboro, KY

Average pressure in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average pressure in January: 30.16"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Owensboro, KY

Average wind speed in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (5.4mph).

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Average humidity in January
Owensboro, KY

Average humidity in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average humidity in January: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in January
Owensboro, KY

Average rainfall in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (3.86").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in January
Owensboro, KY

Average rainfall days in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.9 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Owensboro, KY

Average snowfall in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average snowfall in January: 1.38"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.42").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Owensboro, KY

Average snowfall days in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average snowfall days in January: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Owensboro, KY

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 54min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h and 24min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Owensboro, KY

Average sunshine days in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average sunshine days in January: 15.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Owensboro, KY

Average UV index in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Owensboro, KY

Average cloud cover in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average cloud cover in January: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 53).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Owensboro, KY

Average visibility in January - Owensboro, KY
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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