Weather in Fort Walton Beach, Fort Walton Beach, United States in January

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January is a cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Fort Walton Beach and not really recommended. January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Fort Walton Beach for any length of time. Consider visiting Fort Walton Beach in the months of May, June, September, November, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January

The average maximum temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January is 16°. The average maximum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January is 11°. The average temperature ranges is 12° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Fort Walton Beach in January

The average day light hours per day in Fort Walton Beach in January are 10.4 and there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Fort Walton Beach in January is typically 4.3 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January

The average sea water temperature in Fort Walton Beach in January is 17.5° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Fort Walton Beach in January

The average total rainfall in Fort Walton Beach in January is 51.8cm and on average there are 14.9 rainy days in January making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Fort Walton Beach in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Fort Walton Beach in January is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Fort Walton Beach in January is typically 92.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.8% in the previous month and 94% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Fort Walton Beach in January is typically 75.8%. The average relative humidity is 78.2% in the previous month and 77% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Fort Walton Beach in January

The average maximum wind speed in Fort Walton Beach in January is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Fort Walton Beach in January is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Fort Walton Beach in January is from the North.

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