Nanaimo
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Nanaimo, Canada

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Nanaimo, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max 6.9°C (44.4°F) and min 0.1°C (32.2°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still chilly 6.9°C (44.4°F). The average low-temperature, is 0.1°C (32.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Nanaimo is 81.5%.

Rainfall

In Nanaimo, in January, during 18 rainfall days, 167.8mm (6.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Nanaimo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 170.1 days and collects up to 1098.1mm (43.2") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Nanaimo. January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 3.1 days and accumulates 210mm (8.3") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Nanaimo, the average water temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 7.3°C (45.1°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Nanaimo is 8.8h.

Sunshine

In Nanaimo, Canada, the average sunshine in January is 1.8h.

What is the temperature in January in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, in January, the average high-temperature is 6.9°C (44.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 0.1°C (32.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, the average relative humidity in January is 81.5%.

How many days does it rain in January in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, Canada, in January, during 18 rainfall days, 167.8mm (6.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Nanaimo in January?

In Nanaimo, Canada, during January, snow falls for 3.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 210mm (8.3") of snow.

When does it snow the most in Nanaimo?

The month with the most snowfall in Nanaimo, Canada, is January when snow falls for 3.1 days and typically aggregates up to 210mm (8.3") of snow.

How cold is the water in January in Nanaimo?

In January, the average sea temperature in Nanaimo, Canada, is 7.3°C (45.1°F). Swimming in 7.3°C (45.1°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Nanaimo?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Nanaimo have in January?

In Nanaimo, Canada, the average sunshine in January is 1.8h.
Average temperature in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (24.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 0.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-0.2°C).

Average humidity in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average humidity in January: 81.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (83.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (52.1%).

Average rainfall in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average rainfall in January: 167.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (186.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (25.4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average snowfall in January: 210mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (210mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in January: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in January: 7.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.2°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).