Carnoustie
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Carnoustie, United Kingdom

Sea temperature

In Carnoustie, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in January is 7.2°C (45°F).
Note: Swimming in 7.2°C (45°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 Carnoustie, the average length of the day in January is 7.6h.

How cold is the water in January in Carnoustie?

In Carnoustie, in January, the average water temperature is 7.2°C (45°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 Carnoustie have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Carnoustie, United Kingdom, is 7.6h.
Average sea temperature in January - Carnoustie, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in January: 7.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (13.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (6.6°C).

Average daylight in January - Carnoustie, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 7.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h).