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

January weather forecast and climate
Nanaimo, Canada

January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Nanaimo, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of 0.1°C (32.2°F) and an average high of 6.9°C (44.4°F).

Temperature

In Nanaimo, the average high-temperature is practically 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

In Nanaimo, the average relative humidity is 81.5%.

Rainfall

In January, in Nanaimo, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout January, 167.8mm (6.6") of precipitation is 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, Canada. The month with the most snowfall in Nanaimo is January when snow falls for 3.1 days and typically aggregates up to 210mm (8.3") of snow.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F). 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

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

Sunshine

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

What is the temperature in January in Nanaimo?

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

What is the average humidity in January in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, Canada, 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 many days does it snow in January in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, Canada, in January, during 3.1 snowfall days, 210mm (8.3") of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the snowiest month 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.

What is the water temperature in January in Nanaimo?

In January, the average sea temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Nanaimo have in January?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Nanaimo?

In January, the average sunshine in Nanaimo 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).