Blanc-Sablon
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Blanc-Sablon, Canada

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Blanc-Sablon, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between -7.7°C (18.1°F) and -17.5°C (0.5°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -7.7°C (18.1°F) and an average low-temperature of -17.5°C (0.5°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Blanc-Sablon, during 2.8 rainfall days, 11.8mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Blanc-Sablon, Canada, there are 122.7 rainfall days, and 646.1mm (25.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through July, September through December. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 16.5 days and accumulates 854mm (33.6") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Blanc-Sablon, in January, the average water temperature is 0°C (32°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 8.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Blanc-Sablon, Canada, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Blanc-Sablon?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -7.7°C (18.1°F) and an average low-temperature of -17.5°C (0.5°F).

What is the temperature in January in Blanc-Sablon?

In January, the average high-temperature is -7.7°C (18.1°F), and the average low-temperature is -17.5°C (0.5°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Blanc-Sablon?

In Blanc-Sablon, in January, during 2.8 rainfall days, 11.8mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in January in Blanc-Sablon?

In January, in Blanc-Sablon, Canada, it is snowing for 16.5 days. Throughout January, 854mm (33.6") of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Blanc-Sablon?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Blanc-Sablon, Canada. Snow falls for 16.5 days and accumulates 854mm (33.6") of snow.

What is the water temperature in January in Blanc-Sablon?

In January, the average sea temperature is 0°C (32°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Blanc-Sablon have in January?

In January, the average length of the day is 8.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Blanc-Sablon have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 3h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Blanc-Sablon?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Blanc-Sablon is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -7.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (16.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-7.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-17.5°C).

Average rainfall in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 11.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (101.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (7.9mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (2.4 days).

Average snowfall in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 854mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (854mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 16.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: 0°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (-1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average UV index in January - Blanc-Sablon, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 1

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