Average Weather in January in Spring City Utah, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 32°F to 35°F, rarely falling below 21°F or exceeding 45°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 32°F on January 2.
Daily low temperatures are around 17°F, rarely falling below 4°F or exceeding 29°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 16°F on January 7.
For reference, on July 16, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Spring City typically range from 59°F to 86°F, while on January 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 16°F to 32°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 Spring City experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 46% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 7, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 55% of the time.
For reference, on March 1, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 51%, while on September 12, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 78%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Spring City, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 15% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 23% on May 3, and its lowest chance is 10% on June 20.
Over the course of January in Spring City, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 3% throughout, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 4% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow decreases from 10% to 7%.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Spring City is essentially constant, remaining about 0.4 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.3 inches on January 17.
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 Spring City is essentially constant, remaining about 0.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.7 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in January
Over the course of January in Spring City, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 44 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 28 seconds, and weekly increase of 10 minutes, 18 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 9 hours, 27 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 11 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Spring City is 7:46 AM on January 5 and the earliest sunrise is 12 minutes earlier at 7:34 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 5:13 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 32 minutes later at 5:45 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Spring City 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 5:59 AM and sets 14 hours, 58 minutes later, at 8:56 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:42 AM and sets 9 hours, 23 minutes later, at 5:05 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Spring City is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in January
The average hourly wind speed in Spring City is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 7, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.9 miles per hour, while on August 11, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.6 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during January is 6.2 miles per hour on January 7.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Spring City typically lasts for 5.1 months (158 days), from around May 4 to around October 9, rarely starting before April 15 or after May 24, and rarely ending before September 20 or after October 29.
The month of January in Spring City 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 Spring City are essentially constant during January, remaining around 0°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Spring City is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.7 kWh, from 2.5 kWh to 3.2 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 Spring City are 39.482 deg latitude, -111.496 deg longitude, and 5,869 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Spring City contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 656 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,862 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (5,837 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (7,382 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Spring City is covered by cropland (57%), shrubs (22%), and grassland (20%), within 10 miles by shrubs (43%) and cropland (26%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (70%) and trees (17%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Spring City 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 Spring City.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Spring City 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 Spring City is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Spring City and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Carbon County Airport (53%, 65 kilometers, east); Provo Municipal Airport (31%, 84 kilometers, north); and Hanksville Airport (16%, 137 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .