Pyongyang
North Korea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Pyongyang, North Korea

The organized cityscape of the Pyongyang city in North Korea
The organized cityscape of the Pyongyang city in North Korea
January, the same as December, in Pyongyang, North Korea, is a freezing cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between -10.7°C (12.7°F) and -0.8°C (30.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of -0.8°C (30.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -10.7°C (12.7°F).

Rainfall

In January, in Pyongyang, the rain falls for 5.2 days. Throughout January, 12.2mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 89.9 rainfall days, and 939.8mm (37") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 9.8h.

Sunshine

In Pyongyang, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Pyongyang, North Korea, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
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 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.

What is the coldest month in Pyongyang?

January is the coldest month in Pyongyang, North Korea, with an average high-temperature of -0.8°C (30.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -10.7°C (12.7°F).

What is the temperature in January in Pyongyang?

In Pyongyang, North Korea, in January, the average high-temperature is -0.8°C (30.6°F), and the average low-temperature is -10.7°C (12.7°F).

How much does it rain in Pyongyang in January?

In Pyongyang, North Korea, during January, the rain falls for 5.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 12.2mm (0.5") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Pyongyang have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Pyongyang?

In Pyongyang, North Korea, the average sunshine in January is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Pyongyang?

In Pyongyang, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average high temperature in January: -0.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -10.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.7°C).

Average rainfall in January - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average rainfall in January: 12.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (275.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (11mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (4.2 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • 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: 6h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and June (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in January - Pyongyang, North Korea
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).