Fort Nelson
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Fort Nelson, Canada

January, like December, is a polar cold winter month in Fort Nelson, Canada, with average temperature varying between -17°C (1.4°F) and -25°C (-13°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -17°C (1.4°F) and an average low-temperature of -25°C (-13°F).

Rainfall

In Fort Nelson, during January, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.9") of precipitation. In Fort Nelson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132 days and collects up to 450mm (17.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Fort Nelson is 7.2h.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 2h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Fort Nelson.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the coldest month in Fort Nelson?

The coldest month in Fort Nelson is January, with an average high-temperature of -17°C (1.4°F) and an average low-temperature of -25°C (-13°F).

What is the temperature in January in Fort Nelson?

In January, in Fort Nelson, Canada, the average high-temperature is -17°C (1.4°F), and the average low-temperature is -25°C (-13°F).

How much does it rain in Fort Nelson in January?

In Fort Nelson, Canada, in January, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 22mm (0.9") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Fort Nelson?

The average length of the day in January in Fort Nelson is 7.2h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Fort Nelson?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Fort Nelson?

The average sunshine in January is 2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Fort Nelson?

Months with the lowest UV index in Fort Nelson are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index reading in January in Fort Nelson?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Fort Nelson is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Fort Nelson, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -17°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-17°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -25°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-25°C).

Average rainfall in January - Fort Nelson, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (82mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (17mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Fort Nelson, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (7 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Fort Nelson, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 7.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in January - Fort Nelson, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).