Skopje
Macedonia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Skopje, Macedonia

Yellow flower blossoms in front of The Archaeological Museum across the Bridge of Civilization in Skopje, Macedonia
Yellow flower blossoms in front of The Archaeological Museum across the Bridge of Civilization in Skopje, Macedonia
January is the coldest month of the year in Skopje with the average temperatures in the range of -3.9°C (25°F) to 4.4°C (39.9°F).
The Skopje valley receives a moderate amount of snow, and the nights are mostly frosty. The skies are dark as the sunshine lasts for a daily 2.8 hours, and the daylight recedes to 10 hours. The cold can be severe and may occasionally interrupt the cable car service between downtown. The scarce rainfall measures 30.5mm (1.2"), and the precipitation is sometimes icy.
Bring warm clothes such as a sweater, coat, hat, and gloves if you are celebrating the New Year in Skopje.

What is the coldest month in Skopje?

With an average high-temperature of 4.5°C (40.1°F) and an average low-temperature of -3.8°C (25.2°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Skopje?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Skopje, is 4.5°C (40.1°F), while the average low-temperature is -3.8°C (25.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Skopje?

The average relative humidity in January in Skopje is 83%.

How many days does it rain in January in Skopje?

In Skopje, during January, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 30mm (1.2") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Skopje?

In Skopje, Macedonia, during January, snow falls for 5 days.

When does it snow the most in Skopje?

Months with the most snowfall days in Skopje, Macedonia, are January, February and December, with an average of 5 snowfall days.

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

The average length of the day in January in Skopje is 9.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Skopje have in January?

In Skopje, Macedonia, the average sunshine in January is 2.8h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Skopje, Macedonia.

How high is the UV index in January in Skopje?

In Skopje, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average high temperature in January: 4.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -3.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average humidity in January: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (56%).

Average rainfall in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average rainfall in January: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (54mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (29mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (6 days).

Average snowfall days in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average snowfall days in January: 5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January, February and December (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average daylight in January: 9.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.6h).

Average UV index in January - Skopje, Macedonia
  • Average UV index in January: 1

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