Weather in Pukaskwa National Park, Great Lake Superior, Canada in January

Search

Best
Best
Best
Best
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
 
Sea
 

Visiting Pukaskwa National Park, Great Lake Superior, Canada in January

January has average maximum temperatures of -8°C (18°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 30% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.6 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 4.1cm (1.6inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Pukaskwa National Park. Sea temperatures are a cold 4°C (39°F). January is too cold for swimming in Pukaskwa National Park for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Pukaskwa National Park in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

The weather in January is cold and snowy, with the lake often freezing over. This makes swimming and other water activities impossible. However, the snow-covered beach and surrounding landscape offer a beautiful winter wonderland for hiking and snowshoeing enthusiasts. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in Pukaskwa National Park in January?

No, January is not a good time for sunbathing in Pukaskwa National Park.

January has average maximum temperatures of -8°C (18°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 30% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.6 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 4.1cm (1.6inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Pukaskwa National Park in January?

No, January is too cold for swimming in Pukaskwa National Park for any length of time, with the sea water at 4°C (39°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in Pukaskwa National Park?

No, January is not a good time for a holiday in Pukaskwa National Park.

January has average maximum temperatures of -8°C (18°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 30% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.6 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 4.1cm (1.6inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Pukaskwa National Park. Sea temperatures are a cold 4°C (39°F). January is too cold for swimming in Pukaskwa National Park for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is Pukaskwa National Park warm in January?

No, Pukaskwa National Park is too cold for sunbathing in January.

The average maximum temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -8°C (18°F). The average maximum temperature is -5°C (23°) in the previous month and -6°C (22°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -13°C (9°F). The average temperature is -9°C (15°F) in the previous month and -11°C (13°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Pukaskwa National Park in January?

The average day light hours per day in Pukaskwa National Park in January are 8.8. The sunshine percentage is 30% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.6 hours of sunshine per day.

More about January sunshine.

Crowds in Pukaskwa National Park in January

January is the coldest month in Pukaskwa National Park, with temperatures often dropping below freezing. The beach is not a popular destination during this time, as swimming and sunbathing are not possible. There are no public holidays or special events during this month that would attract crowds to the beach. The beach remains mostly empty, with only a few visitors who come to enjoy the winter scenery.

Temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January

The average maximum temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -8°C (18°F). The average maximum temperature is -5°C (23°F) in the previous month and -6°C (22°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -13°C (9°F). The average temperature is -9°C (15°F) in the previous month and -11°C (13°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -18°C (0°F). The minimum temperature is -14°C (7°F) in the previous month and -16°C (4°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Pukaskwa National Park in January

During January the average day light hours are 8.8 per day in Pukaskwa National Park. The sunshine percentage is 30% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.6 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Pukaskwa National Park in January is typically 1.1 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January

The average sea water temperature in Pukaskwa National Park in January is 4°C (39.2°F) which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Pukaskwa National Park in January

The average total rainfall in Pukaskwa National Park in January is 4.1cm (1.6inches) and on average there are 12 rainy days in January making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Pukaskwa National Park in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Pukaskwa National Park in January is -10°C (15°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -6°C (21°F) in the previous month and -9°C (-9°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Pukaskwa National Park in January is typically 92.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.1% in the previous month and 90.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Pukaskwa National Park in January is typically 82.3%. The average relative humidity is 85.1% in the previous month and 76.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Pukaskwa National Park in January

The average maximum wind speed in Pukaskwa National Park in January is typically 27KM/H (17MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 26KM/H (16MPH) in the previous month and 25KM/H (16MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Pukaskwa National Park in January is typically 16KM/H (10MPH). The average wind speed is 16KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Pukaskwa National Park in January is from the North.

Monthly Averages

Suggested Beaches in January

Need Inspiration?

Beaches recommended for you today, this weekend, in the next 2 weeks or in any month of the year.

Booking.com Search FlightsImage

Need Inspiration?

Beaches recommended for you today, this weekend, in the next 2 weeks or in any month of the year.