Islamabad
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Islamabad, Pakistan

The mighty landmark of the Pakistan Monument in Islamabad, Pakistan
The mighty landmark of the Pakistan Monument in Islamabad, Pakistan
January, like December, in Islamabad, Pakistan, is another enjoyable winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 2.6°C (36.7°F) and 17.7°C (63.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 17.7°C (63.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.6°C (36.7°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Islamabad, Pakistan, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 56.1mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Islamabad, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 1142.1mm (45") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 10.2h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 6.3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Islamabad. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the coldest month in Islamabad?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 17.7°C (63.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.6°C (36.7°F).

What is the temperature in January in Islamabad?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Islamabad, is 17.7°C (63.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

How much does it rain in Islamabad in January?

In Islamabad, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 56.1mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in January is 10.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Islamabad?

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 6.3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Islamabad have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 6.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Islamabad?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

How high is the UV index in January in Islamabad?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in January: 17.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.6°C).

Average rainfall in January - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in January: 56.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (309.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (17.8mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (3 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in January: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.3h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

Average UV index in January - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in January: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).