January weather forecast
Lukla, Nepal

The valley village of Lukla, Nepal, overlooking the beautiful Himalayas, viewed from Khumbu Valley
The valley village of Lukla, Nepal, overlooking the beautiful Himalayas, viewed from Khumbu Valley

Weather in January

January, like December, is a freezing cold winter month in Lukla, Nepal, with temperature in the range of an average high of -3.9°C (25°F) and an average low of -14.7°C (5.5°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -3.9°C (25°F) and an average low-temperature of -14.7°C (5.5°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 47%.

Rainfall

In January, in Lukla, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout January, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lukla, there are 142.5 rainfall days, and 1206mm (47.48") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Lukla. In Lukla, Nepal, in January, snow falls for 7.4 days, with typically accumulated 145mm (5.71") of snow. Throughout the year, in Lukla, there are 164.6 snowfall days, and 3156mm (124.25") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Lukla, the average length of the day in January is 10h and 37min.
On the first day of January in Lukla, Nepal, sunrise is at 6:48 am and sunset at 5:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 5:37 pm +0545.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Lukla is 7.3h.

UV index

January through April, June through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to 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 Lukla?

With an average high-temperature of -3.9°C (25°F) and an average low-temperature of -14.7°C (5.5°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Lukla?

In Lukla, Nepal, in January, the average high-temperature is -3.9°C (25°F), and the average low-temperature is -14.7°C (5.5°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Lukla?

In Lukla, Nepal, the average relative humidity in January is 47%.

How much does it rain in Lukla in January?

In January, in Lukla, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout January, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Lukla in January?

In Lukla, in January, during 7.4 snowfall days, 145mm (5.71") of snow is typically accumulated.

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

The average day length in January is 10h and 37min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Lukla?

On the first day of January in Lukla, Nepal, sunrise is at 6:48 am and sunset at 5:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:45 am and sunset at 5:37 pm +0545.

How many hours of sunshine does Lukla have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January in Lukla, Nepal, is 7.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Lukla?

January through April, June through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the highest UV index in Lukla.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Lukla?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Lukla is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average temperature in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average high temperature in January: -3.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (8.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -14.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.7°C).

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Average pressure in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average pressure in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average pressure in January: 1017.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1006.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average wind speed in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average humidity in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average humidity in January: 47%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (41%).

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Average rainfall in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average rainfall in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average rainfall in January: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (312mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average rainfall days in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (31 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (1.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average snowfall in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average snowfall in January: 145mm

The month with the highest snowfall is May (614mm).
The month with the least snowfall is November (51mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average snowfall days in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average snowfall days in January: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is May (24.4 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is December (3.7 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 37min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average sunshine days in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (26.4 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are July and August (0 days).

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Average UV index in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average UV index in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 2).
The month with the lowest UV index is May (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average cloud cover in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average cloud cover in January: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in January
Lukla, Nepal

Average visibility in January - Lukla, Nepal
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July and August (7km).

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