January weather forecast
Carolina Beach, NC

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a cool winter month in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 55°F (12.8°C) and an average low of 43.5°F (6.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 55°F (12.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 43.5°F (6.4°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

January, March, October and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months in Carolina Beach.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Carolina Beach is January, when the rain falls for 6.8 days and typically collects 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January and February are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall days in Carolina Beach is January, when snow falls for 0.2 days.

Ocean temperature

In Carolina Beach, the average water temperature is 60.8°F (16°C).
Note: For most, swimming in 60.8°F (16°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10h and 11min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:17 am and sunset at 5:13 pm. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Carolina Beach, North Carolina.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index in Carolina Beach is January, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Carolina Beach?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 55°F (12.8°C) and an average low-temperature of 43.5°F (6.4°C).

What is the temperature in January in Carolina Beach?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, is 55°F (12.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

What are the least humid months in Carolina Beach?

January, March, October and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in January in Carolina Beach?

The average relative humidity in January is 74%.

What is the driest month in Carolina Beach?

The month with the least rainfall in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, is January, when the rain falls for 6.8 days and typically collects 0.35" (9mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Carolina Beach in January?

In Carolina Beach, in January, it is raining for 6.8 days, with typically 0.35" (9mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Carolina Beach?

The month with the most snowfall days in Carolina Beach is January, when snow falls for 0.2 days.

When does it start snowing in Carolina Beach?

January is the first month it typically snows. Throughout January, there are 0.2 snowfall days.

What is the ocean temperature in January in Carolina Beach?

In January, the average ocean temperature in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, is 60.8°F (16°C). Swimming in 60.8°F (16°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

What is the average length of the day in January in Carolina Beach?

In Carolina Beach, the average day length in January is 10h and 11min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Carolina Beach?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:17 am and sunset at 5:13 pm. On the last day of the month, in Carolina Beach, sunrise is at 7:09 am and sunset at 5:41 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Carolina Beach?

The months with the least sunshine in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, are January and December, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Carolina Beach have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Carolina Beach?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Carolina Beach?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average temperature in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average high temperature in January: 55°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (85.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (55°F).

  • Average low temperature in January: 43.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (77.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (43.5°F).

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Average pressure in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average pressure in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average pressure in January: 30.12"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January, November and December (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average wind speed in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and April (11.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.9mph).

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Average humidity in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average humidity in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average humidity in January: 74%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May, June, July, August and December (77%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, October and November (74%).

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Average rainfall in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average rainfall in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.35"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average rainfall days in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.3 days).

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Average snowfall days in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average snowfall days in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average sea temperature in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average sea temperature in January: 60.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (57.5°F).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 23min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 56min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average sunshine days in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11 days).

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Average UV index in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average UV index in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average UV index in January: 3

The 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).

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Average cloud cover in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average cloud cover in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average cloud cover in January: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 41).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Carolina Beach, NC

Average visibility in January - Carolina Beach, NC
  • Average visibility in January: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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