Gaspé
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Gaspé, Canada

January, the same as December, in Gaspé, Canada, is a freezing cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between -6°C (21.2°F) and -17°C (1.4°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of -6°C (21.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -17°C (1.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Gaspé, during January, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 91mm (3.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gaspé, there are 145 rainfall days, and 1134mm (44.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Gaspé, the average seawater temperature is -0.5°C (31.1°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Gaspé, the average length of the day is 8.8h.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Gaspé, Canada.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Gaspé are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 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.

What is the coldest month in Gaspé?

With an average high-temperature of -6°C (21.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -17°C (1.4°F), January is the coldest month in Gaspé, Canada.

What is the temperature in January in Gaspé?

In Gaspé, Canada, in January, the average high-temperature is -6°C (21.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -17°C (1.4°F).

How much does it rain in Gaspé in January?

In Gaspé, in January, during 12 rainfall days, 91mm (3.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in January in Gaspé?

In Gaspé, the average seawater temperature in January is -0.5°C (31.1°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

How many hours of daylight does Gaspé have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Gaspé is 8.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gaspé?

Months with the least sunshine in Gaspé are January, November and December, with an average of 3h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gaspé have in January?

In Gaspé, the average sunshine in January is 3h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in January in Gaspé?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -17°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-17°C).

Average rainfall in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 91mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (116mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (65mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (10 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: -0.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 8.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in January - Gaspé, Canada
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).