Average Weather in January in Eufaula Alabama, United States
In Eufaula, the month of January is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 60°F throughout the month, rarely exceeding 73°F or dropping below 47°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 60°F on January 8.
Daily low temperatures are around 39°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 56°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 39°F on January 17.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Eufaula typically range from 73°F to 93°F, while on January 17, the coldest day of the year, they range from 39°F to 60°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 Eufaula experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 49% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 50% on January 3.
The clearest day of the month is January 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 52% of the time.
For reference, on July 12, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 53%, while on October 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 66%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Eufaula, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is gradually increasing, starting the month at 27% and ending it at 31%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 49% on July 10, and its lowest chance is 16% on October 16.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Eufaula is gradually increasing, starting the month at 4.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 7.0 inches or falls below 1.8 inches, and ending the month at 4.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.9 inches or falls below 2.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 4.0 inches on January 11.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Eufaula, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 33 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 6 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 40 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 10 hours, 7 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 40 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Eufaula is 6:41 AM on January 8 and the earliest sunrise is 7 minutes earlier at 6:34 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:47 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 26 minutes later at 5:14 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Eufaula 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 5:35 AM and sets 14 hours, 14 minutes later, at 7:49 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:36 AM and sets 10 hours, 4 minutes later, at 4:40 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Eufaula is essentially constant during January, remaining within 1% of 1% throughout.
The lowest chance of a muggy day during January is 1% on January 24.
For reference, on July 24, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 95% of the time, while on January 24, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in January
The average hourly wind speed in Eufaula is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 5.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 26, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.7 miles per hour, while on August 8, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Eufaula typically lasts for 8.7 months (265 days), from around March 1 to around November 21, rarely starting before February 4 or after March 29, and rarely ending before November 1 or after December 16.
The month of January in Eufaula is very likely fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season reaching a low of 0% on January 14.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Eufaula is gradually increasing during January, increasing by 91°F, from 36°F to 128°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Eufaula is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 2.9 kWh to 3.5 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 Eufaula are 31.891 deg latitude, -85.145 deg longitude, and 243 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Eufaula contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 194 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 238 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (367 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (686 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Eufaula is covered by water (31%), artificial surfaces (28%), trees (26%), and herbaceous vegetation (13%), within 10 miles by trees (74%), and within 50 miles by trees (70%) and cropland (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Eufaula 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Eufaula.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Eufaula 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 Eufaula is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Eufaula and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Weedon Field (91%, 7 kilometers, north); Early County Airport (3.6%, 60 kilometers, southeast); Dothan Regional Airport (2.8%, 70 kilometers, southwest); and Troy Municipal Airport (2.2%, 82 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .