January weather forecast
Houlton, ME

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Houlton, Maine, is another subzero cold winter month, with an average temperature ranging between min 7.7°F (-13.5°C) and max 21.9°F (-5.6°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 7.7°F (-13.5°C).

Humidity

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 91%, are the most humid months.

Rainfall

In Houlton, in January, it is raining for 6.2 days, with typically 2.76" (70mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Houlton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 147.4 days and collects up to 31.81" (808mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. The months with the most snowfall in Houlton are January and February, with an average 13.07" (332mm) of accumulated snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9h and 7min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 3:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 4:34 pm EST.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 3.2h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Houlton. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always 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. 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 Houlton?

The coldest month in Houlton is January, with an average high-temperature of 21.9°F (-5.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 7.7°F (-13.5°C).

What is the most humid month in Houlton?

The months with the highest humidity in Houlton are January through March, with an average relative humidity of 91%.

What is the average humidity in January in Houlton?

The average relative humidity in January in Houlton, Maine, is 91%.

How many days does it rain in January in Houlton?

In Houlton, Maine, in January, during 6.2 rainfall days, 2.76" (70mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Houlton?

The months with the most snowfall in Houlton are January and February, with an average 13.07" (332mm) of accumulated snow.

How much does it snow in Houlton in January?

In January, in Houlton, it is snowing for 18.1 days. Throughout January, 13.07" (332mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Houlton have in January?

In Houlton, Maine, the average day length in January is 9h and 7min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Houlton?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:13 am and sunset at 3:56 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 4:34 pm EST.

How long on average sun shines in January in Houlton?

In Houlton, Maine, the average sunshine duration in January is 3.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Houlton?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in January in Houlton?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Houlton, ME

Average temperature in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average high temperature in January: 21.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (75.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.7°F).

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Average pressure in January
Houlton, ME

Average pressure in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average pressure in January: 29.94"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (30.03"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Houlton, ME

Average wind speed in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (8.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in January
Houlton, ME

Average humidity in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average humidity in January: 91%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

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Average rainfall in January
Houlton, ME

Average rainfall in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average rainfall in January: 2.76"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.27").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (2.17").

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Average rainfall days in January
Houlton, ME

Average rainfall days in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Houlton, ME

Average snowfall in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average snowfall in January: 13.07"

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (13.07").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in January
Houlton, ME

Average snowfall days in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average snowfall days in January: 18.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (19.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Houlton, ME

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 7min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 43min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 42min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Houlton, ME

Average sunshine days in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (8.7 days).

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Average UV index in January
Houlton, ME

Average UV index in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Houlton, ME

Average cloud cover in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average cloud cover in January: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in January
Houlton, ME

Average visibility in January - Houlton, ME
  • Average visibility in January: 4mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (4mi).

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