Blackpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Blackpool, United Kingdom

January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Blackpool, United Kingdom, with average temperature varying between 7.2°C (45°F) and 1.9°C (35.4°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 7.2°C (45°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.9°C (35.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout January, 78.8mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated. In Blackpool, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 194 days and collects up to 882.7mm (34.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Blackpool, in January, the average water temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F).
Note: Swimming in 7.4°C (45.3°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Blackpool, the average length of the day in January is 8.1h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 1.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Blackpool, United Kingdom, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 in January interpret into the following advice:
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. 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.

What is the coldest month in Blackpool?

January is the coldest month in Blackpool, with an average high-temperature of 7.2°C (45°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.9°C (35.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Blackpool?

In January, in Blackpool, the average high-temperature is 7.2°C (45°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.9°C (35.4°F).

How much does it rain in Blackpool in January?

In Blackpool, during January, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 78.8mm (3.1") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, the average seawater temperature in January is 7.4°C (45.3°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.

How many hours of daylight does Blackpool have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 8.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Blackpool have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Blackpool, United Kingdom, is 1.8h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Blackpool, United Kingdom, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

How high is the UV index in January in Blackpool?

In Blackpool, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 7.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 78.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (103.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (52.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 19 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in January: 7.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.3°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 8.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in January - Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in January: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).