Edmonton
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Edmonton, Canada

The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
January, the same as December, in Edmonton, Canada, is another subzero cold winter month, with average temperature ranging between max -6°C (21.2°F) and min -14.8°C (5.4°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -6°C (21.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -14.8°C (5.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 65.2%.

Rainfall

In Edmonton, during January, the rain falls for 1.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.3mm (0.1") of precipitation. In Edmonton, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.1 days and collects up to 347.7mm (13.7") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 10.7 days and accumulates 245mm (9.6") of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Edmonton is 3.3h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Edmonton. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 in January interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Edmonton?

With an average high-temperature of -6°C (21.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -14.8°C (5.4°F), January is the coldest month in Edmonton.

What is the temperature in January in Edmonton?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Edmonton, is -6°C (21.2°F), while the average low-temperature is -14.8°C (5.4°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Edmonton?

In January, the average relative humidity is 65.2%.

How much does it rain in Edmonton in January?

In Edmonton, in January, it is raining for 1.1 days, with typically 1.3mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Edmonton in January?

In Edmonton, Canada, in January, snow falls for 10.7 days, with typically accumulated 245mm (9.6") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Edmonton?

The month with the most snowfall in Edmonton, Canada, is January when snow falls for 10.7 days and typically aggregates up to 245mm (9.6") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Edmonton have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Edmonton have in January?

In Edmonton, Canada, the average sunshine in January is 3.3h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Edmonton, Canada.

What is the UV index reading in January in Edmonton?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Edmonton, Canada, is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 65.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (65.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (40.4%).

Average rainfall in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (93.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and December (0.8 days).

Average snowfall in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 245mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (245mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8.2h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in January - Edmonton, Canada
  • 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).