Average Weather in January in Manton Michigan, United States
The lowest daily average high temperature is 26°F on January 29.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 16°F to 13°F, rarely falling below -5°F or exceeding 30°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 12°F on January 29.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Manton typically range from 57°F to 80°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 12°F to 26°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
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The month of January in Manton experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 74% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 75% on January 10.
The clearest day of the month is January 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 26% of the time.
For reference, on January 10, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 75%, while on August 3, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 67%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Manton, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is decreasing, starting the month at 20% and ending it at 16%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 35% on September 22, and its lowest chance is 15% on February 3.
Over the course of January in Manton, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 5% to 3%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 2% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 12% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Manton is essentially constant, remaining about 0.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during January in Manton is essentially constant, remaining about 0.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.2 inches or falling below 0.2 inches.
The highest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.7 inches on January 3.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in January
Over the course of January in Manton, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 54 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 48 seconds, and weekly increase of 12 minutes, 34 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 8 hours, 55 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 9 hours, 49 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Manton is 8:17 AM on January 2 and the earliest sunrise is 17 minutes earlier at 8:00 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:13 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 37 minutes later at 5:49 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Manton 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 5:57 AM and sets 15 hours, 32 minutes later, at 9:29 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:14 AM and sets 8 hours, 50 minutes later, at 5:05 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Manton is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 30, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 21% of the time, while on November 4, 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 Manton is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 11.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 14, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.9 miles per hour, while on August 3, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.5 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during January is 11.9 miles per hour on January 14.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
Manton 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 Manton is gradually decreasing during January, falling by 3°F, from 39°F to 36°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in January
The growing season in Manton typically lasts for 4.2 months (130 days), from around May 20 to around September 27, rarely starting before May 3 or after June 8, and rarely ending before September 10 or after October 13.
The month of January in Manton is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Manton are essentially constant during January, remaining around 0°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Manton is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 1.2 kWh to 1.8 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 Manton are 44.411 deg latitude, -85.399 deg longitude, and 1,181 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Manton contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 292 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,164 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (748 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,234 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Manton is covered by artificial surfaces (43%), trees (29%), and cropland (25%), within 10 miles by trees (71%) and cropland (14%), and within 50 miles by trees (61%) and cropland (14%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Manton 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 Manton.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Manton 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 Manton is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Manton and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Wexford County Airport (69%, 14 kilometers, south); Cherry Capital Airport (14%, 40 kilometers, north); Roscommon County-Blodgett Memorial Airport (9%, 58 kilometers, east); and Grayling, Grayling Army Airfield (8%, 61 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .