Average Weather in January in Woerden Netherlands
Daily high temperatures are around 42°F, rarely falling below 30°F or exceeding 51°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 42°F on January 12.
Daily low temperatures are around 34°F, rarely falling below 20°F or exceeding 45°F.
For reference, on August 5, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Woerden typically range from 56°F to 72°F, while on February 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 33°F to 42°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 Woerden experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 68% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 34% of the time.
For reference, on December 26, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 70%, while on July 22, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 57%.
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 Woerden, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is decreasing, starting the month at 36% and ending it at 31%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 37% on December 23, and its lowest chance is 22% on April 23.
Over the course of January in Woerden, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 33% to 28%, 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 1% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Woerden is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 2.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.9 inches or falls below 0.8 inches, and ending the month at 1.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.3 inches or falls below 0.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
Over the course of January in Woerden, 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, 13 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 27 seconds, and weekly increase of 17 minutes, 9 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 7 hours, 50 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 9 hours, 4 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Woerden is 8:49 AM on January 1 and the earliest sunrise is 27 minutes earlier at 8:22 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:39 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 47 minutes later at 5:26 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Woerden 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 5:19 AM and sets 16 hours, 45 minutes later, at 10:04 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:46 AM and sets 7 hours, 44 minutes later, at 4:30 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Woerden is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 17, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 4% 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 Woerden is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.3 miles per hour of 13.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 14.0 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.5 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during January is 14.0 miles per hour on January 7.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
Woerden 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 Woerden 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 Woerden typically lasts for 6.8 months (206 days), from around April 15 to around November 7, rarely starting before March 20 or after May 5, and rarely ending before October 13 or after December 8.
The month of January in Woerden 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 Woerden 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 Woerden is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 0.8 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in January
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Woerden are 52.085 deg latitude, 4.883 deg longitude, and -7 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Woerden is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 59 feet and an average elevation above sea level of -3 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (108 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (525 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Woerden is covered by grassland (59%) and artificial surfaces (34%), within 10 miles by grassland (68%) and artificial surfaces (19%), and within 50 miles by water (28%) and cropland (26%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Woerden 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 Woerden.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Woerden 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 Woerden is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Woerden and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: De Bilt (35%, 21 kilometers, east); Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (24%, 26 kilometers, north); Valkenburg (18%, 32 kilometers, west); Rotterdam The Hague Airport (16%, 34 kilometers, southwest); and Gilze-Rijen (7%, 58 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .