Ashgabat
Turkmenistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

The golden Niyazov monument near the Arch of Independence in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, on a warm sunny evening
The golden Niyazov monument near the Arch of Independence in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, on a warm sunny evening
January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, with temperature in the range of an average low of -0.4°C (31.3°F) and an average high of 8.6°C (47.5°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 8.6°C (47.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -0.4°C (31.3°F).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 78%, January is the most humid month in Ashgabat.

Rainfall

In Ashgabat, in January, during 9 rainfall days, 20mm (0.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ashgabat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 90 days and collects up to 201mm (7.9") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, October through December. Months with the most snowfall days are January and February, with an average of 5 snowfall days.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, is 9.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, is 3.6h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Ashgabat. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Ashgabat?

January is the coldest month in Ashgabat, with an average high-temperature of 8.6°C (47.5°F) and an average low-temperature of -0.4°C (31.3°F).

What is the temperature in January in Ashgabat?

In Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, in January, the average high-temperature is 8.6°C (47.5°F), and the average low-temperature is -0.4°C (31.3°F).

What is the most humid month in Ashgabat?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, January is the most humid month in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

What is the average humidity in January in Ashgabat?

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

How much does it rain in Ashgabat in January?

In Ashgabat, during January, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 20mm (0.8") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Ashgabat?

In Ashgabat, during January, snow falls for 5 days.

What is the snowiest month in Ashgabat?

Months with the most snowfall days in Ashgabat are January and February, with an average of 5 snowfall days.

How many hours of daylight does Ashgabat have in January?

In Ashgabat, the average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Ashgabat?

The average sunshine in January in Ashgabat is 3.6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Ashgabat?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Ashgabat?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average high temperature in January: 8.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (38.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -0.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.4°C).

Average humidity in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (34%).

Average rainfall in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average rainfall in January: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (41mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (2 days).

Average snowfall days in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average snowfall days in January: 5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in January - Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).