Carson City
Nevada, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Carson City, NV

A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
A walking path leading to the State Capital building entrance in Carson City, Nevada
January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Carson City, Nevada, with average temperature varying between 39.7°F (4.3°C) and 24.4°F (-4.2°C).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still cold 39.7°F (4.3°C). In January, the average low-temperature is 24.4°F (-4.2°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Carson City, Nevada, are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Carson City, during January, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation. In Carson City, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84.4 days and collects up to 11.61" (295mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Carson City, Nevada, are January through May, September through December. In Carson City, during January, snow falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 5.43" (138mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 41.9 snowfall days, and 34.17" (868mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 9.8h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 6.3h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Carson City. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in January in Carson City?

In January, in Carson City, Nevada, the average high-temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.4°F (-4.2°C).

What is the most humid month in Carson City?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 72%, are most humid months in Carson City.

What is the average humidity in January in Carson City?

In January, the average relative humidity in Carson City is 72%.

How many days does it rain in January in Carson City?

In Carson City, during January, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Carson City in January?

In Carson City, Nevada, in January, during 7.1 snowfall days, 5.43" (138mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Carson City have in January?

In Carson City, Nevada, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Carson City?

In Carson City, Nevada, the average sunshine in January is 6.3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Carson City?

Months with the lowest UV index in Carson City are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Carson City?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Carson City is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average high temperature in January: 4.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (3.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -4.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-4.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (31%).

Average rainfall in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall in January: 42mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (48mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (5mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average rainfall days in January: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (11.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (3 days).

Average snowfall in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall in January: 138mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (205mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average snowfall days in January: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (9.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.3h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average UV index in January - Carson City, NV
  • Average UV index in January: 2

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