Liverpool
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Liverpool, United Kingdom

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Liverpool, United Kingdom, with average temperature fluctuating between 2.6°C (36.7°F) and 6.8°C (44.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.6°C (36.7°F).

Rainfall

In Liverpool, during 18 rainfall days, 97mm (3.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Liverpool, there are 194 rainfall days, and 859mm (33.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. The month with the most snowfall days is January when snow falls for 6 days.

Sea temperature

In Liverpool, in January, the average water temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F). Swimming in 7.7°C (45.9°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 8.2h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 1.8h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Liverpool. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the coldest month in Liverpool?

The coldest month in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is January, with an average high-temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 2.6°C (36.7°F).

What is the temperature in January in Liverpool?

In January, in Liverpool, the average high-temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).

How much does it rain in Liverpool in January?

In Liverpool, during January, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 97mm (3.8") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in January in Liverpool?

In January, in Liverpool, snow falls for 6 days.

When does it snow the most in Liverpool?

January has the most snowfall days of the year in Liverpool. Snow falls for 6 days.

What is the water temperature in January in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in January is 7.7°C (45.9°F). Swimming in 7.7°C (45.9°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 Liverpool have in January?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average length of the day in January is 8.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Liverpool?

The average sunshine in January in Liverpool, United Kingdom, is 1.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Liverpool?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Liverpool?

In Liverpool, United Kingdom, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 2.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (2.6°C).

Average rainfall in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in January: 97mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (101mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (40mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14 days).

Average snowfall days in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average snowfall days in January: 6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in January: 7.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (16.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.4°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in January: 8.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

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

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