January weather forecast
Chisinau, Moldova

The Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautifully surrounded by trees
The Kishinev Cathedral in Chisinau, Moldova, beautifully surrounded by trees

Weather in January

January, like December, in Chisinau, Moldova, is a wintry winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 0.3°C (32.5°F) and an average low of -5.3°C (22.5°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 0.3°C (32.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -5.3°C (22.5°F).

Humidity

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 6.9 days. Throughout January, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Chisinau, there are 98.6 rainfall days, and 283mm (11.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall in Chisinau. Snow falls for 8.2 days and accumulates 91mm (3.58") of snow.

Daylight

In Chisinau, Moldova, the average length of the day in January is 9h and 1min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:50 and sunset at 16:25. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 07:30 and sunset at 17:05 EET.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Chisinau. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in January interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Chisinau?

The coldest month in Chisinau is January, with an average high-temperature of 0.3°C (32.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -5.3°C (22.5°F).

What is the temperature in January in Chisinau?

In January, in Chisinau, the average high-temperature is 0.3°C (32.5°F), and the average low-temperature is -5.3°C (22.5°F).

What is the most humid month in Chisinau?

The most humid month in Chisinau is January, with an average relative humidity of 87%.

What is the average humidity in January in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, Moldova, the average relative humidity in January is 87%.

How much does it rain in Chisinau in January?

In January, in Chisinau, Moldova, the rain falls for 6.9 days. Throughout January, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Chisinau?

January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 8.2 days and accumulates 91mm (3.58") of snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Chisinau?

In Chisinau, Moldova, during January, snow falls for 8.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 91mm (3.58") of snow.

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

In January, the average day length in Chisinau is 9h and 1min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Chisinau?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:50 and sunset at 16:25. On the last day of the month, in Chisinau, sunrise is at 07:30 and sunset at 17:05 EET.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Chisinau?

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Chisinau?

The average sunshine duration in January in Chisinau is 3.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Chisinau?

The months with the lowest UV index in Chisinau, Moldova, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in January in Chisinau?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Chisinau, Moldova, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average rainfall days
Average snowfall days
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Average sunshine
Average sunshine days
Average UV index
Average cloud cover
Average visibility

Average temperature in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average temperature in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average high temperature in January: 0.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -5.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.3°C).

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Average pressure in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average pressure in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average pressure in January: 1019mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is October (1020.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average wind speed in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average wind speed in January: 13.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (14.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (11km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average humidity in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average humidity in January: 87%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

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Average rainfall in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average rainfall in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall in January: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (58mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average rainfall days in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average snowfall in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall in January: 91mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (91mm).
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average snowfall days in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.2 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
Chisinau, Moldova

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average daylight in January: 9h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average sunshine days in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average sunshine days in January: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (25 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (14.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average UV index in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average cloud cover in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average cloud cover in January: 62

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in January
Chisinau, Moldova

Average visibility in January - Chisinau, Moldova
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (8km).

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