Harbour Breton
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Harbour Breton, Canada

January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Harbour Breton, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max -0.5°C (31.1°F) and min -7.6°C (18.3°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a freezing cold -0.5°C (31.1°F). In Harbour Breton, in January, the average low-temperature is -7.6°C (18.3°F).

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Harbour Breton, with 63.2mm (2.5") of accumulated precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Harbour Breton. January is the month with the most snowfall in Harbour Breton, with 485mm (19.1") of accumulated snow.

Sea temperature

In Harbour Breton, in January, the average water temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Harbour Breton is 9h.

What is the temperature in January in Harbour Breton?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Harbour Breton, is -0.5°C (31.1°F), while the average low-temperature is -7.6°C (18.3°F).

How much does it rain in Harbour Breton in January?

During January, Harbour Breton regularly aggregates up to 63.2mm (2.5") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Harbour Breton?

The month with the least rainfall is January when 63.2mm (2.5") of precipitation is typically aggregated.

How much does it snow in Harbour Breton in January?

In Harbour Breton, Canada, in January, 485mm (19.1") of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Harbour Breton?

January is the month with the most snowfall, with 485mm (19.1") of accumulated snow.

What is the water temperature in January in Harbour Breton?

In Harbour Breton, in January, the average water temperature is 2.3°C (36.1°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 Harbour Breton have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Harbour Breton is 9h.
Average temperature in January - Harbour Breton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: -0.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (18.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -7.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-7.8°C).

Average rainfall in January - Harbour Breton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 63.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (147.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (63.2mm).

Average snowfall in January - Harbour Breton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 485mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (485mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average sea temperature in January - Harbour Breton, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: 2.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (0.8°C).

Average daylight in January - Harbour Breton, Canada
  • Average daylight in January: 9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).