January weather forecast and climate
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Weather in January

January, like December, in Sheffield, United Kingdom, is a wintry winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 1.4°C (34.5°F) and max 5.4°C (41.7°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 5.4°C (41.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

In Sheffield, it is raining for 13.3 days, with typically 30mm (1.18") of accumulated precipitation. In Sheffield, United Kingdom, during the entire year, the rain falls for 187.7 days and collects up to 462mm (18.19") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall in Sheffield. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 3.1 days and typically aggregates up to 29mm (1.14") of snow.

Daylight

In Sheffield, the average length of the day in January is 8.2h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Sheffield is 4h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 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 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. 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 Sheffield?

With an average high-temperature of 5.4°C (41.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.4°C (34.5°F), January is the coldest month in Sheffield.

What is the most humid month in Sheffield?

January, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 89%, are most humid months in Sheffield, United Kingdom.

What is the average humidity in January in Sheffield?

In Sheffield, United Kingdom, the average relative humidity in January is 89%.

How many days does it rain in January in Sheffield?

In January, in Sheffield, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout January, 30mm (1.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Sheffield?

The month with the most snowfall in Sheffield, United Kingdom, is January when snow falls for 3.1 days and typically aggregates up to 29mm (1.14") of snow.

How much does it snow in Sheffield in January?

In Sheffield, in January, during 3.1 snowfall days, 29mm (1.14") of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Sheffield have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 8.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Sheffield?

In January, the average sunshine in Sheffield, United Kingdom, is 4h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Sheffield are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in January in Sheffield?

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

Average temperature in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average temperature in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 5.4°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 (5.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (11.8°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (1.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average pressure in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average pressure in January: 1012.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1016.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average wind speed in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average wind speed in January: 18.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.9km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (13km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, July and August (80%).

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Average rainfall in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (56mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (23mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average rainfall days in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.4 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average snowfall in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall in January: 29mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (29mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average snowfall days in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 8.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 4h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and November (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average sunshine days in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (13 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.1 days).

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Average UV index in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average cloud cover in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average cloud cover in January: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 53).

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Average visibility in January
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Average visibility in January - Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

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

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