January weather forecast
Minot, ND

Weather in January

January, like December, is a freezing cold winter month in Minot, North Dakota, with average temperature fluctuating between 18.1°F (-7.7°C) and 4.5°F (-15.3°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 18.1°F (-7.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 4.5°F (-15.3°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 90%, January is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Minot, North Dakota,, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Minot, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.5 days and collects up to 13.94" (354mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Minot. January is the month with the most snowfall in Minot. Snow falls for 12 days and accumulates 2.95" (75mm) of snow.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 8.9h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Minot, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in January transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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. 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 Minot?

With an average high-temperature of 18.1°F (-7.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 4.5°F (-15.3°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the most humid month in Minot?

January is the most humid month in Minot, North Dakota, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

What is the average humidity in January in Minot?

In Minot, North Dakota, the average relative humidity in January is 90%.

How much does it rain in Minot in January?

In Minot, North Dakota, during January, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Minot?

The month with the most snowfall in Minot is January when snow falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 2.95" (75mm) of snow.

How much does it snow in Minot in January?

In January, in Minot, North Dakota, it is snowing for 12 days. Throughout January, 2.95" (75mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Minot have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Minot is 8.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Minot?

January and December, with an average of 3.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Minot.

How long on average sun shines in January in Minot?

In January, the average sunshine in Minot is 3.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Minot?

With an average maximum UV index of 1, January is the month with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in January in Minot?

In Minot, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Minot, ND

Average temperature in January - Minot, ND
  • Average high temperature in January: -7.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-7.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-15.3°C).

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Average pressure in January
Minot, ND

Average pressure in January - Minot, ND
  • Average pressure in January: 1020.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1021.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Minot, ND

Average wind speed in January - Minot, ND
  • Average wind speed in January: 17km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (13.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Minot, ND

Average humidity in January - Minot, ND
  • Average humidity in January: 90%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (54%).

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Average rainfall in January
Minot, ND

Average rainfall in January - Minot, ND
  • Average rainfall in January: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (64mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Minot, ND

Average rainfall days in January - Minot, ND
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.3 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Minot, ND

Average snowfall in January - Minot, ND
  • Average snowfall in January: 75mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (75mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Minot, ND

Average snowfall days in January - Minot, ND
  • Average snowfall days in January: 12 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Minot, ND

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Minot, ND
  • Average daylight in January: 8.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in January
Minot, ND

Average sunshine days in January - Minot, ND
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (13.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Minot, ND

Average UV index in January - Minot, ND
  • Average UV index in January: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Minot, ND

Average cloud cover in January - Minot, ND
  • Average cloud cover in January: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 22).

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Average visibility in January
Minot, ND

Average visibility in January - Minot, ND
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (8km).

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