Average Weather in January in Ladonia Alabama, United States
In Ladonia, the month of January is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 58°F throughout the month, rarely exceeding 70°F or dropping below 44°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 57°F on January 8.
Daily low temperatures are around 38°F, rarely falling below 24°F or exceeding 55°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 38°F on January 17.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Ladonia typically range from 72°F to 91°F, while on January 17, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 57°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 Ladonia experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 50% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 52% on January 3.
The clearest day of the month is January 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time.
For reference, on January 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 52%, while on October 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 67%.
Cloud Cover in January
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Ladonia, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 30% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 48% on July 9, and its lowest chance is 17% on October 16.
Over the course of January in Ladonia, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 28% throughout, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 1% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Ladonia is gradually increasing, starting the month at 4.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.8 inches or falls below 1.9 inches, and ending the month at 4.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.6 inches or falls below 2.3 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 3.9 inches on January 11.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Ladonia, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 34 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 7 seconds, and weekly increase of 7 minutes, 51 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 10 hours, 4 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 38 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Ladonia is 7:42 AM on January 8 and the earliest sunrise is 8 minutes earlier at 7:35 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:46 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 27 minutes later at 6:12 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Ladonia 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 6:33 AM and sets 14 hours, 17 minutes later, at 8:50 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:38 AM and sets 10 hours, 1 minute later, at 5:39 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Ladonia is essentially constant during January, remaining around 1% throughout.
The lowest chance of a muggy day during January is 0% on January 24.
For reference, on July 25, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 94% of the time, while on January 23, 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 Ladonia is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 2.6 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 8, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.7 miles per hour, while on August 8, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 1.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Ladonia is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 2.8 kWh to 3.4 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 Ladonia are 32.468 deg latitude, -85.079 deg longitude, and 397 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Ladonia contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 312 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 420 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (548 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,227 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Ladonia is covered by trees (62%) and artificial surfaces (31%), within 10 miles by trees (65%) and artificial surfaces (26%), and within 50 miles by trees (83%) and cropland (10%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Ladonia 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 Ladonia.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Ladonia 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 Ladonia is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Ladonia and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Columbus Airport (49%, 14 kilometers, east); Lawson Army Airfield (40%, 15 kilometers, southeast); and Auburn-Opelika Robert G Pitts Airport (11%, 37 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .