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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Stockholm, Sweden

A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Stockholm, Sweden, with average temperature ranging between max -0.7°C (30.7°F) and min -5°C (23°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -0.7°C (30.7°F) and an average low-temperature of -5°C (23°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Stockholm, during January, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 39mm (1.5") of precipitation. In Stockholm, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99 days and collects up to 528mm (20.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 1.9°C (35.4°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Stockholm, the average sunshine in January is 1.3h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Stockholm. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 0 in January interpret into the following advice:
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.

What is the coldest month in Stockholm?

The coldest month in Stockholm is January, with an average high-temperature of -0.7°C (30.7°F) and an average low-temperature of -5°C (23°F).

What is the temperature in January in Stockholm?

In January, the average high-temperature is -0.7°C (30.7°F), and the average low-temperature is -5°C (23°F).

How much does it rain in Stockholm in January?

In Stockholm, in January, during 9 rainfall days, 39mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Stockholm?

In January, the average sea temperature in Stockholm, Sweden, is 1.9°C (35.4°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

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

The average length of the day in January in Stockholm, Sweden, is 7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Stockholm have in January?

In Stockholm, Sweden, the average sunshine in January is 1.3h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Stockholm, Sweden, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Stockholm?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average high temperature in January: -0.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-5.3°C).

Average rainfall in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall in January: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (65mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (27mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and May (6 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average sea temperature in January: 1.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average daylight in January: 7h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.1h).

Average UV index in January - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average UV index in January: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).