Birmingham
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Birmingham, United Kingdom

A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
A beautiful flower garden beside a staircase leading to the main entrance of the City Council building of Birmingham, United Kingdom
January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Birmingham, United Kingdom, with average temperature varying between 6.7°C (44.1°F) and 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 6.7°C (44.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout January, 73.2mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Birmingham, during the entire year, the rain falls for 182 days and collects up to 805mm (31.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 8.3h.

Sunshine

In Birmingham, the average sunshine in January is 1.6h.

UV index

In Birmingham, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
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 Birmingham?

With an average high-temperature of 6.7°C (44.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.4°C (34.5°F), January is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in January in Birmingham?

In January, in Birmingham, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is 6.7°C (44.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.4°C (34.5°F).

How much does it rain in Birmingham in January?

In Birmingham, in January, it is raining for 19 days, with typically 73.2mm (2.9") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Birmingham have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Birmingham is 8.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Birmingham have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is 1.6h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Birmingham?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.1°C).

Average rainfall in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 73.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (82.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (51.4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Birmingham, 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 July (12 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 8.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in January - Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).