January weather forecast
Taos, NM

A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in New Mexico
A large old building in the ancient city of Taos in New Mexico

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Taos, New Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average low of 11.5°F (-11.4°C) and an average high of 32.7°F (0.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 32.7°F (0.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 11.5°F (-11.4°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 80%, January is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Taos, in January, during 3 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 82.8 rainfall days, and 11.06" (281mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In January, it is snowing for 8 days. Throughout January, 4.88" (124mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 37.3 snowfall days, and 26.14" (664mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 6.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Taos.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Taos?

With an average high-temperature of 32.7°F (0.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 11.5°F (-11.4°C), January is the coldest month in Taos.

What is the most humid month in Taos?

January is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 80%.

What is the average humidity in January in Taos?

The average relative humidity in January in Taos, New Mexico, is 80%.

How much does it rain in Taos in January?

In Taos, in January, during 3 rainfall days, 0.59" (15mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Taos in January?

In Taos, in January, during 8 snowfall days, 4.88" (124mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In January, the average length of the day is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Taos?

Months with the least sunshine in Taos, New Mexico, are January and December, with an average of 6.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Taos have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Taos, New Mexico, is 6.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Taos?

Months with the lowest UV index in Taos, New Mexico, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in January in Taos?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Taos, NM

Average temperature in January - Taos, NM
  • Average high temperature in January: 0.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -11.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (9.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-11.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Taos, NM

Average pressure in January - Taos, NM
  • Average pressure in January: 1021.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1012.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Taos, NM

Average wind speed in January - Taos, NM
  • Average wind speed in January: 8.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.9km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Taos, NM

Average humidity in January - Taos, NM
  • Average humidity in January: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (40%).

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Average rainfall in January
Taos, NM

Average rainfall in January - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall in January: 15mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Taos, NM

Average rainfall days in January - Taos, NM
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Taos, NM

Average snowfall in January - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall in January: 124mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (143mm).
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Taos, NM

Average snowfall days in January - Taos, NM
  • Average snowfall days in January: 8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Taos, NM

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Taos, NM
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.5).

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Average sunshine days in January
Taos, NM

Average sunshine days in January - Taos, NM
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Taos, NM

Average UV index in January - Taos, NM
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Taos, NM

Average cloud cover in January - Taos, NM
  • Average cloud cover in January: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 13).

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Average visibility in January
Taos, NM

Average visibility in January - Taos, NM
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, August, September and October (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (8km).

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