January weather forecast and climate
Haugesund, Norway

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a wintry winter month in Haugesund, Norway, with average temperature ranging between min 2.4°C (36.3°F) and max 4.5°C (40.1°F).

Temperature

In Haugesund, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still cold 4.5°C (40.1°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 2.4°C (36.3°F).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Haugesund is 78%.

Rainfall

In Haugesund, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 125mm (4.92") of accumulated precipitation. In Haugesund, during the entire year, the rain falls for 220.1 days and collects up to 1290mm (50.79") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Haugesund. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 5.8 days and typically aggregates up to 62mm (2.44") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Haugesund, the average water temperature is 6.2°C (43.2°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), 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 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Haugesund, Norway, the average length of the day in January is 7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Haugesund is 2.5h.

UV index

January is the month with the lowest UV index in Haugesund, Norway, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in January transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 average humidity in January in Haugesund?

The average relative humidity in January in Haugesund is 78%.

How many days does it rain in January in Haugesund?

In Haugesund, in January, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 125mm (4.92") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Haugesund?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Haugesund, Norway. Snow falls for 5.8 days and accumulates 62mm (2.44") of snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Haugesund?

In Haugesund, in January, snow falls for 5.8 days, with typically accumulated 62mm (2.44") of snow.

What is the water temperature in January in Haugesund?

In Haugesund, Norway, the average seawater temperature in January is 6.2°C (43.2°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), 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 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

The average length of the day in January in Haugesund is 7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Haugesund have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Haugesund, Norway, is 2.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Haugesund?

The month with the lowest UV index in Haugesund is January, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Haugesund?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average temperature in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average high temperature in January: 4.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (16.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (4.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average pressure in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average pressure in January: 1009mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1014.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1006.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average wind speed in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average wind speed in January: 26.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (26.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (17.5km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average humidity in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, October and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average rainfall in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average rainfall in January: 125mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (158mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (58mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average rainfall days in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (14.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average snowfall in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average snowfall in January: 62mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (62mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average snowfall days in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average snowfall days in January: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average sea temperature in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average sea temperature in January: 6.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (4.8°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average daylight in January: 7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.5h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average sunshine days in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average sunshine days in January: 8.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (6.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average UV index in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average cloud cover in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average cloud cover in January: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in January
Haugesund, Norway

Average visibility in January - Haugesund, Norway
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, August and September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, July, October, November and December (9km).

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