Average Weather in January in Madera Acres California, United States
In Madera Acres, the month of January is characterized by gradually rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing by 4°F, from 54°F to 59°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 67°F or dropping below 47°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 2°F, from 38°F to 40°F, rarely falling below 30°F or exceeding 50°F.
For reference, on July 27, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Madera Acres typically range from 63°F to 97°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 54°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in January
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on January. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in January
The month of January in Madera Acres experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 48% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 26, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 53% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Madera Acres, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 23% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on February 20, and its lowest chance is 0% on August 14.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Madera Acres is essentially constant, remaining about 2.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 6.3 inches or falling below 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Madera Acres, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 40 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 21 seconds, and weekly increase of 9 minutes, 27 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 9 hours, 41 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 21 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Madera Acres is 7:13 AM on January 6 and the earliest sunrise is 11 minutes earlier at 7:03 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:54 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 30 minutes later at 5:24 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Madera Acres during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during January, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:40 AM and sets 14 hours, 42 minutes later, at 8:23 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:10 AM and sets 9 hours, 37 minutes later, at 4:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Madera Acres is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 27, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 2% of the time, while on November 3, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in January
The average hourly wind speed in Madera Acres is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 5.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on June 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.2 miles per hour, while on November 12, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during January is 5.2 miles per hour on January 21.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Madera Acres typically lasts for 10 months (305 days), from around February 2 to around December 4, rarely starting after March 4, or ending before November 15.
The month of January in Madera Acres is more likely than not fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly increasing from 19% to 47% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Madera Acres is gradually increasing during January, increasing by 42°F, from 10°F to 52°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Madera Acres is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 2.4 kWh to 3.1 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in January
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Madera Acres are 37.019 deg latitude, -120.067 deg longitude, and 285 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Madera Acres is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 69 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 286 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (502 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (9,534 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Madera Acres is covered by cropland (85%) and grassland (14%), within 10 miles by cropland (69%) and grassland (29%), and within 50 miles by cropland (47%) and grassland (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Madera Acres year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Madera Acres.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Madera Acres according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Madera Acres is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Madera Acres and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Madera Municipal Airport (95%, 5.2 kilometers, southwest); Fresno Air Terminal Airport (4.5%, 41 kilometers, southeast); and Mammoth Lakes Airport (0.3%, 128 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .