Average Weather in January in Targuist Morocco
Daily high temperatures are around 51°F, rarely falling below 43°F or exceeding 58°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 51°F on January 15.
Daily low temperatures are around 34°F, rarely falling below 27°F or exceeding 41°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 34°F on January 18.
For reference, on July 30, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Targuist typically range from 61°F to 84°F, while on January 18, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 51°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 Targuist 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 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 55% of the time.
For reference, on December 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on July 16, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 92%.
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 Targuist, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 21% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 25% on November 21, and its lowest chance is 1% on August 1.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Targuist is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 2.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.9 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 2.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.4 inches or falls below 0.2 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 2.1 inches on January 26.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Targuist, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 37 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 14 seconds, and weekly increase of 8 minutes, 37 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 9 hours, 52 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 29 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Targuist is 8:25 AM on January 7 and the earliest sunrise is 9 minutes earlier at 8:16 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 6:16 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 28 minutes later at 6:45 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Targuist during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during January, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:03 AM and sets 14 hours, 30 minutes later, at 8:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:21 AM and sets 9 hours, 48 minutes later, at 6:09 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for January 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Targuist is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 17, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 4% of the time, while on November 21, 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 Targuist is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 21, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in January
The hourly average wind direction in Targuist throughout January is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 43% on January 16.
Wind Direction in January
Targuist 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 Targuist is essentially constant during January, remaining within 1°F of 61°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in January
The growing season in Targuist typically lasts for 8.8 months (268 days), from around March 9 to around December 2, rarely starting before February 8 or after April 9, and rarely ending before November 13 or after December 27.
The month of January in Targuist 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 -0% on January 18.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Targuist are essentially constant during January, remaining within 7°F of 7°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Targuist 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 Targuist are 34.938 deg latitude, -4.319 deg longitude, and 3,376 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Targuist contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,726 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,558 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (6,142 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (8,031 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Targuist is covered by cropland (38%), grassland (19%), shrubs (16%), and trees (16%), within 10 miles by cropland (31%) and grassland (22%), and within 50 miles by cropland (29%) and water (27%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Targuist, 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 Targuist.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Targuist 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 Targuist is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Targuist and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Cherif Al Idrissi Airport (28%, 51 kilometers, northeast); Taza (33%, 85 kilometers, south); Sania Ramel Airport (17%, 117 kilometers, northwest); and Fes-Saïss Airport (21%, 128 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .