January weather forecast and climate
Lynchburg, VA

Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia

Weather in January

January, like December, in Lynchburg, Virginia, is another cold winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 42.6°F (5.9°C) and an average low of 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 42.6°F (5.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°F (-2.4°C), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 72%.

Rainfall

In January, in Lynchburg, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout January, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lynchburg, there are 156.7 rainfall days, and 30.43" (773mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. In Lynchburg, snow falls for 4.3 days, with typically accumulated 2.56" (65mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Lynchburg, there are 14.1 snowfall days, and 10.94" (278mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 5.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Lynchburg, Virginia, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in January interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Lynchburg?

With an average high-temperature of 42.6°F (5.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°F (-2.4°C), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Lynchburg?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 42.6°F (5.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 27.7°F (-2.4°C).

What is the average humidity in January in Lynchburg?

In January, the average relative humidity in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 72%.

How much does it rain in Lynchburg in January?

In Lynchburg, Virginia, in January, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Lynchburg?

In January, in Lynchburg, it is snowing for 4.3 days. Throughout January, 2.56" (65mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in January in Lynchburg?

The average length of the day in January in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lynchburg have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Lynchburg is 5.5h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Lynchburg?

In Lynchburg, Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average temperature in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average high temperature in January: 5.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -2.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average pressure in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average pressure in January: 1020.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average wind speed in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average wind speed in January: 10km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average humidity in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (70%).

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Average rainfall in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall in January: 59mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and May (78mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and September (48mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall in January: 65mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (80mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall days in January: 4.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average sunshine days in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average sunshine days in January: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11 days).

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Average UV index in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average UV index in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average cloud cover in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in January
Lynchburg, VA

Average visibility in January - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

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

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