January weather forecast and climate
Buxton, NC

January, like December, in Buxton, North Carolina, is another fresh winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 46°F (7.8°C) and max 54.5°F (12.5°C).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 54.5°F (12.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 46°F (7.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Buxton is 75%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Buxton. Rain falls for 13.5 days and accumulates 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

The only month with snowfall in Buxton, North Carolina, is January. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 0.9 days and typically aggregates up to 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In January, the average ocean temperature is 58.8°F (14.9°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Buxton, North Carolina, is 10.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Buxton are January and February, with an average of 5.2h of sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Buxton, North Carolina, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Buxton?

With an average high-temperature of 54.5°F (12.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 46°F (7.8°C), January is the coldest month in Buxton.

What is the temperature in January in Buxton?

In January, the average high-temperature is 54.5°F (12.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 46°F (7.8°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Buxton?

In January, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in January in Buxton?

In Buxton, in January, during 13.5 rainfall days, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Buxton?

The month with the least rainfall in Buxton is January when the rain falls for 13.5 days and typically collects 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Buxton?

January is the first month it typically snows. Throughout January, in the average 0.9 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Buxton?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Buxton. Snow falls for 0.9 days and accumulates 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Buxton?

In January, the average ocean temperature in Buxton is 58.8°F (14.9°C). Swimming in 58.8°F (14.9°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

The average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Buxton?

Months with the least sunshine in Buxton are January and February, with an average of 5.2h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Buxton have in January?

In Buxton, North Carolina, the average sunshine in January is 5.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Buxton?

With an average maximum UV index of 3, January is the month with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Buxton?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Buxton, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average high temperature in January: 12.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.8°C).

Average pressure in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average pressure in January: 1019.5mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (1019.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.1mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average wind speed in January: 26.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (27.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (19.5km/h).

Average humidity in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average humidity in January: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average rainfall in January: 64mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (131mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (64mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.6 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February and October (13.5 days).

Average snowfall in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average snowfall in January: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average sea temperature in January: 14.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (14°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5.2).

Average sunshine days in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average sunshine days in January: 13.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

Average UV index in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average cloud cover in January: 43

Months with the most cloud cover are January, February and March (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in January - Buxton, NC
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).