January weather forecast and climate
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Weather in January

January, like December, in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is a wintry winter month, with average temperature varying between 2.1°C (35.8°F) and 5.3°C (41.5°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 5.3°C (41.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.1°C (35.8°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, during 16.5 rainfall days, 30mm (1.18") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Burntisland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.8 days and collects up to 463mm (18.23") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall. In Burntisland, snow falls for 3.3 days, with typically accumulated 16mm (0.63") of snow. In Burntisland, United Kingdom, during the entire year, snow falls for 11.6 days, and aggregates up to 73mm (2.87") of snow.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F).
Note: Swimming in 7.4°C (45.3°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 7.7h.

Sunshine

In Burntisland, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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 Burntisland?

With an average high-temperature of 5.3°C (41.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.1°C (35.8°F), January is the coldest month in Burntisland, United Kingdom.

What is the temperature in January in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, in January, the average high-temperature is 5.3°C (41.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.1°C (35.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Burntisland?

January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 86%, are most humid months in Burntisland.

What is the average humidity in January in Burntisland?

The average relative humidity in January in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 86%.

How many days does it rain in January in Burntisland?

In January, the rain falls for 16.5 days. Throughout January, 30mm (1.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Burntisland?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, during January, snow falls for 3.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 16mm (0.63") of snow.

What is the water temperature in January in Burntisland?

In January, the average sea temperature in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 7.4°C (45.3°F). Swimming in 7.4°C (45.3°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Burntisland have in January?

In Burntisland, the average length of the day in January is 7.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Burntisland have in January?

In Burntisland, United Kingdom, the average sunshine in January is 4.7h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Burntisland?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Burntisland, United Kingdom, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average temperature in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 5.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average pressure in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in January: 1008.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1006.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in January: 21.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (21.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (13.3km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average humidity in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average humidity in January: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (80%).

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Average rainfall in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (61mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 16.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in January: 16mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (24mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (6.8°C).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 7.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in January: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.5 days).

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Average UV index in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in January - Burntisland, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in January: 54

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 56).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 49).

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Average visibility in January
Burntisland, United Kingdom

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

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

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