Lincoln
Nebraska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Lincoln, NE

A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska, viewed at sunset
A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska, viewed at sunset
January, like December, in Lincoln, Nebraska, is a wintry winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 13.8°F (-10.1°C) and an average high of 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 35.4°F (1.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 13.8°F (-10.1°C).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 70.3%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 5.4 days and accumulates 0.6" (16.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

In Lincoln, the average length of the day is 9.6h.

Sunshine

In Lincoln, the average sunshine in January is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Lincoln?

January is the coldest month in Lincoln, with an average high-temperature of 35.4°F (1.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 13.8°F (-10.1°C).

What is the temperature in January in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, in January, the average high-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 13.8°F (-10.1°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, the average relative humidity in January is 70.3%.

How much does it rain in Lincoln in January?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, in January, it is raining for 5.4 days, with typically 0.6" (16.3mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Lincoln?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Lincoln, Nebraska. Rain falls for 5.4 days and accumulates 0.6" (16.3mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, during January, snow falls for 4.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.4" (137.2mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in January is 9.6h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, the average sunshine in January is 5.7h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Lincoln?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Lincoln is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average high temperature in January: 1.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -10.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.1°C).

Average humidity in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average humidity in January: 70.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (73.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (63.6%).

Average rainfall in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall in January: 16.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (110.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (16.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall in January: 137.2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (149.9mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.7 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 - Lincoln, NE
  • Average daylight in January: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in January - Lincoln, NE
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).