Glace Bay
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Glace Bay, Canada

January, the same as December, in Glace Bay, Canada, is a freezing cold winter month, with average temperature varying between -10°C (14°F) and -1.3°C (29.7°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a freezing cold -1.3°C (29.7°F). In January, in Glace Bay, Canada, the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

Rainfall

In Glace Bay, during January, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 82.4mm (3.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 143.3 rainfall days, and 1213mm (47.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Glace Bay are January through May, October through December. The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 16.4 days and typically aggregates up to 708mm (27.9") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Glace Bay, the average water temperature is 1.8°C (35.2°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 9.1h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Glace Bay, Canada, is 3h.

What is the temperature in January in Glace Bay?

In January, in Glace Bay, the average high-temperature is -1.3°C (29.7°F), and the average low-temperature is -10°C (14°F).

How much does it rain in Glace Bay in January?

In Glace Bay, in January, it is raining for 8.6 days, with typically 82.4mm (3.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Glace Bay?

In Glace Bay, Canada, in January, snow falls for 16.4 days, with typically accumulated 708mm (27.9") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Glace Bay?

The month with the most snowfall in Glace Bay, Canada, is January when snow falls for 16.4 days and typically aggregates up to 708mm (27.9") of snow.

What is the water temperature in January in Glace Bay?

In January, the average sea temperature is 1.8°C (35.2°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.

What is the average length of the day in January in Glace Bay?

In Glace Bay, Canada, the average length of the day in January is 9.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Glace Bay have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Glace Bay is 3h.
Average temperature in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -1.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-1.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (12.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-11.1°C).

Average rainfall in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 82.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (143.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (66.7mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (15.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (6.7 days).

Average snowfall in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 708mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (708mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: 1.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (-0.7°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Glace Bay, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.1h).