January weather forecast
Birmingham, United Kingdom

A beautiful flower garden in front of the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
A beautiful flower garden in front of the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is another chilly winter month, with an average temperature ranging between min 1.5°C (34.7°F) and max 6°C (42.8°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 6°C (42.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.5°C (34.7°F).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Birmingham is 89%.

Rainfall

The months with the least rainfall in Birmingham, United Kingdom, are January and September Rain falls for 11.9 days and accumulates 17mm (0.67") of rain.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Birmingham are January through March, May, November and December. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 3.6 days and accumulates 21mm (0.83") of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 8h and 19min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 8:17 am and sunset at 4:04 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:50 am and sunset at 4:51 pm GMT.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Birmingham is 3.9h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Birmingham are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in January 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 coldest month in Birmingham?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 6°C (42.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.5°C (34.7°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Birmingham?

The average relative humidity in January in Birmingham is 89%.

What is the driest month in Birmingham?

January and September are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 11.9 days and typically aggregates up to 17mm (0.67") of rain.

How much does it rain in Birmingham in January?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, in January, during 11.9 rainfall days, 17mm (0.67") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Birmingham?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Snow falls for 3.6 days and accumulates 21mm (0.83") of snow.

How many days does it snow in January in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, United Kingdom, during January, snow falls for 3.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 21mm (0.83") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Birmingham have in January?

In Birmingham, the average day length in January is 8h and 19min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Birmingham?

On the first day of January in Birmingham, United Kingdom, sunrise is at 8:17 am and sunset at 4:04 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:50 am and sunset at 4:51 pm GMT.

How long on average sun shines in January in Birmingham?

In January, the average sunshine duration is 3.9h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in January in Birmingham?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average temperature in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (20.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (12.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (1.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average pressure in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in January: 1013.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in January: 17.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (12.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average humidity in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in January: 89%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (79%).

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Average rainfall in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 17mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (36mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and September (17mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in January: 21mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (21mm).
The months with the least snowfall are April, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 8h and 19min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in January: 14.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (16.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average UV index in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in January: 61

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 54).

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Average visibility in January
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Average visibility in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October and December (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are September and November (8km).

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