Average Weather in January in Liedekerke Belgium
Daily high temperatures are around 43°F, rarely falling below 31°F or exceeding 52°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 42°F on January 12.
Daily low temperatures are around 35°F, rarely falling below 22°F or exceeding 46°F.
For reference, on August 5, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Liedekerke typically range from 57°F to 74°F, while on February 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 43°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 Liedekerke experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 72% to 67%.
The clearest day of the month is January 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 33% of the time.
For reference, on December 30, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 73%, while on July 22, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 58%.
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 Liedekerke, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is decreasing, starting the month at 33% and ending it at 27%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on December 22, and its lowest chance is 23% on April 15.
Over the course of January in Liedekerke, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 30% to 26%, 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 Liedekerke is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 2.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.7 inches or falls below 0.7 inches, and ending the month at 1.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Liedekerke, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 10 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 19 seconds, and weekly increase of 16 minutes, 14 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 8 hours, 2 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 9 hours, 12 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Liedekerke is 8:46 AM on January 1 and the earliest sunrise is 25 minutes earlier at 8:21 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:48 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 45 minutes later at 5:33 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Liedekerke 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 5:29 AM and sets 16 hours, 32 minutes later, at 10:01 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:43 AM and sets 7 hours, 56 minutes later, at 4:39 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Liedekerke is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% 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 Liedekerke is gradually decreasing during January, decreasing from 12.9 miles per hour to 12.4 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 7, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 13.0 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.4 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during January is 13.0 miles per hour on January 7.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
Liedekerke 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 Liedekerke is gradually decreasing during January, falling by 2°F, from 44°F to 42°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in January
The growing season in Liedekerke typically lasts for 7.4 months (228 days), from around April 1 to around November 14, rarely starting before February 23 or after April 26, and rarely ending before October 19 or after December 12.
The month of January in Liedekerke 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 1% on January 4.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Liedekerke are essentially constant during January, remaining within 2°F of 2°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Liedekerke is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.5 kWh, from 0.7 kWh to 1.2 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 Liedekerke are 50.869 deg latitude, 4.087 deg longitude, and 85 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Liedekerke contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 266 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 79 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (384 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,617 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Liedekerke is covered by artificial surfaces (48%), cropland (33%), and trees (13%), within 10 miles by cropland (56%) and artificial surfaces (32%), and within 50 miles by cropland (53%) and artificial surfaces (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Liedekerke 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 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Liedekerke.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Liedekerke 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 Liedekerke is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Liedekerke and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Brussels Airport (29%, 28 kilometers, east); Munte (26%, 30 kilometers, west); Chièvres Air Base (19%, 37 kilometers, southwest); Gent / Industrie-Zone (17%, 40 kilometers, northwest); and Brussels South Charleroi Airport (11%, 52 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .