Aberdeen
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Aberdeen, United Kingdom

January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between max 6.5°C (43.7°F) and min 0.6°C (33.1°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 6.5°C (43.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 0.6°C (33.1°F).

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout January, 67.6mm (2.7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Aberdeen, there are 194 rainfall days, and 815mm (32.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Aberdeen is 7.3°C (45.1°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Aberdeen, the average length of the day in January is 7.5h.

Sunshine

In Aberdeen, the average sunshine is 1.9h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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 Aberdeen?

January is the coldest month in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, with an average high-temperature of 6.5°C (43.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 0.6°C (33.1°F).

What is the temperature in January in Aberdeen?

In January, in Aberdeen, the average high-temperature is 6.5°C (43.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 0.6°C (33.1°F).

How much does it rain in Aberdeen in January?

In Aberdeen, in January, it is raining for 19 days, with typically 67.6mm (2.7") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, United Kingdom, in January, the average water temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Aberdeen have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, is 7.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Aberdeen?

In Aberdeen, the average sunshine in January is 1.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Aberdeen?

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Aberdeen?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (18.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 0.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.6°C).

Average rainfall in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 67.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (96.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (55.1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (13 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in January: 7.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (13.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (6.7°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 7.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.9h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in January - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in January: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).