Average Weather in January in Toquerville Utah, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 49°F to 52°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 62°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 29°F, rarely falling below 17°F or exceeding 39°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 28°F on January 5.
For reference, on July 11, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Toquerville typically range from 69°F to 98°F, while on January 5, the coldest day of the year, they range from 28°F to 49°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 Toquerville experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 41% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 7, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 60% of the time.
For reference, on February 13, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 44%, while on September 19, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 85%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Toquerville, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 13% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 18% on August 10, and its lowest chance is 4% on June 18.
Over the course of January in Toquerville, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 11% 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 0% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Toquerville is essentially constant, remaining about 0.9 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.7 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Toquerville, 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, 20 seconds, and weekly increase of 9 minutes, 18 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 9 hours, 39 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Toquerville is 7:47 AM on January 6 and the earliest sunrise is 10 minutes earlier at 7:37 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:26 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 30 minutes later at 5:56 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Toquerville during 2020, but it neither starts nor ends during January, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:12 AM and sets 14 hours, 44 minutes later, at 8:56 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:43 AM and sets 9 hours, 36 minutes later, at 5:19 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Toquerville is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in January
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Toquerville is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 10, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.1 miles per hour, while on August 2, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in January
The hourly average wind direction in Toquerville throughout January is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 38% on January 7.
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Toquerville typically lasts for 7.4 months (226 days), from around March 27 to around November 8, rarely starting before March 1 or after April 17, and rarely ending before October 20 or after November 26.
The month of January in Toquerville 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 Toquerville are essentially constant during January, remaining within 9°F of 9°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Toquerville is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.7 kWh, from 2.8 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 Toquerville are 37.253 deg latitude, -113.285 deg longitude, and 3,678 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Toquerville contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,555 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,621 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (7,201 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,669 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Toquerville is covered by shrubs (92%), within 10 miles by shrubs (85%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (79%) and trees (16%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Toquerville 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 Toquerville.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Toquerville 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 Toquerville is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Toquerville and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint George Municipal Airport (50%, 33 kilometers, southwest); Colorado City Municipal Airport (32%, 41 kilometers, southeast); and Cedar City Regional Airport (18%, 53 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .