Weather in Old Orchard Beach, Old Orchard Beach, United States in January

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January is a very cold and rainy time for sunbathing in Old Orchard Beach, and not recommended. January is too cold for swimming in Old Orchard Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Old Orchard Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Old Orchard Beach in January

The average maximum temperature in Old Orchard Beach in January is -0°. The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

The average temperature in Old Orchard Beach in January is -5°. The average temperature ranges is -1° in the previous month and -3° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Old Orchard Beach in January is -10°. The minimum temperature is -6° in the previous month and -8° in the next month.

Sunshine in Old Orchard Beach in January

The average day light hours per day in Old Orchard Beach in January are 9.3 and there are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Old Orchard Beach in January is typically 1.4 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 Old Orchard Beach in January

The average sea water temperature in Old Orchard Beach in January is 3.2° which is extremely cold and not suitable for swimming. Taking a dip at this temperature would risk hypothermia.

Rainfall in Old Orchard Beach in January

The average total rainfall in Old Orchard Beach in January is 74.9cm and on average there are 12.1 rainy days in January making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Old Orchard Beach in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Old Orchard Beach in January is -7° which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is -2° in the previous month and -6° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach in January is typically 82.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.2% in the previous month and 81.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach in January is typically 66.3%. The average relative humidity is 70.9% in the previous month and 63.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Old Orchard Beach in January

The average maximum wind speed in Old Orchard Beach in January is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 31kmh in the next month.

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

The average wind direction in Old Orchard Beach in January is from the West-Northwest.

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