Average Weather in January in New Brockton Alabama, United States
Daily high temperatures are around 60°F, rarely falling below 46°F or exceeding 72°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 60°F on January 13.
Daily low temperatures are around 41°F, rarely falling below 27°F or exceeding 58°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 40°F on January 26.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in New Brockton typically range from 72°F to 91°F, while on January 26, the coldest day of the year, they range from 40°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
Bir Ali Ben Khalifa, Tunisia (5,333 miles away); Al Quwayrah, Jordan (6,723 miles); and Adana, Turkey (6,385 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to New Brockton (view comparison).
The month of January in New Brockton 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 highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49% on January 3.
The clearest day of the month is January 29, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 53% of the time.
For reference, on July 12, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, 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 New Brockton, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is gradually increasing, starting the month at 29% and ending it at 32%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 54% on July 18, and its lowest chance is 18% on October 16.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in New Brockton is gradually increasing, starting the month at 4.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 7.5 inches or falls below 1.9 inches, and ending the month at 4.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 7.6 inches or falls below 2.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in New Brockton, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 32 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 4 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 27 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 10 hours, 9 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 41 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in New Brockton is 6:43 AM on January 9 and the earliest sunrise is 7 minutes earlier at 6:36 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:52 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 26 minutes later at 5:17 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in New Brockton during 2018, 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 5:39 AM and sets 14 hours, 12 minutes later, at 7:51 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:38 AM and sets 10 hours, 6 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in New Brockton is essentially constant during January, remaining within 1% of 2% throughout.
The lowest chance of a muggy day during January is 1% on January 31.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 96% of the time, while on January 31, 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 New Brockton 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 5.6 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
New Brockton is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in New Brockton is gradually decreasing during January, falling by 2°F, from 65°F to 63°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in January
The growing season in New Brockton typically lasts for 8.6 months (263 days), from around March 4 to around November 22, rarely starting before February 6 or after March 31, and rarely ending before October 30 or after December 20.
The month of January in New Brockton 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 1% on January 11.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in New Brockton are gradually increasing during January, increasing by 130°F, from 0°F to 130°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in New Brockton is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 2.9 kWh to 3.6 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 New Brockton are 31.386 deg latitude, -85.929 deg longitude, and 384 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of New Brockton contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 230 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 394 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (374 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (663 feet).
The area within 2 miles of New Brockton is covered by cropland (58%) and trees (38%), within 10 miles by trees (57%) and cropland (34%), and within 50 miles by trees (64%) and cropland (30%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in New Brockton 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 New Brockton.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and New Brockton 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 New Brockton is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between New Brockton and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Fort Rucker, Lowe Army Heliport (61%, 17 kilometers, east); Andalusia, Andalusia-Opp Municipal Airport (15%, 45 kilometers, west); Florala Municipal Airport (12%, 53 kilometers, southwest); and Troy Municipal Airport (12%, 53 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .