Average Weather in January in Karma Belarus
Daily high temperatures are around 28°F, rarely falling below 11°F or exceeding 39°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 19°F to 17°F, rarely falling below -4°F or exceeding 33°F.
For reference, on July 27, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Karma typically range from 58°F to 76°F, while on February 3, the coldest day of the year, they range from 17°F to 27°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 Karma experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 76% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 25% of the time.
For reference, on November 29, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 78%, while on August 5, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 63%.
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 Karma, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 20% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 36% on July 7, and its lowest chance is 16% on March 6.
Over the course of January in Karma, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 6% 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 remains an essentially constant 10% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Karma is essentially constant, remaining about 0.4 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.9 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.4 inches on January 22.
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 Karma is essentially constant, remaining about 0.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.3 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
The highest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.6 inches on January 12.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in January
Over the course of January in Karma, 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, 18 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 35 seconds, and weekly increase of 18 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 7 hours, 39 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 8 hours, 57 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Karma is 9:10 AM on January 1 and the earliest sunrise is 29 minutes earlier at 8:42 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:50 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 49 minutes later at 5:39 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Karma during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:29 AM and sets 16 hours, 58 minutes later, at 9:27 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 9:08 AM and sets 7 hours, 32 minutes later, at 4:41 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 Karma is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 7% 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 Karma is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.4 miles per hour of 11.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 25, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.7 miles per hour, while on July 28, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.2 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during January is 11.7 miles per hour on January 25.
Average Wind Speed in January
The hourly average wind direction in Karma throughout January is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 39% on January 1.
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Karma typically lasts for 5.7 months (174 days), from around April 19 to around October 10, rarely starting before April 1 or after May 8, and rarely ending before September 20 or after October 29.
The month of January in Karma 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 Karma are essentially constant during January, remaining around 0°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Karma is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.5 kWh, from 0.6 kWh to 1.1 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 Karma are 53.130 deg latitude, 30.802 deg longitude, and 509 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Karma contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 131 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 485 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (230 feet). Within 50 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (348 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Karma is covered by cropland (61%), grassland (16%), trees (12%), and shrubs (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (43%) and trees (36%), and within 50 miles by trees (41%) and cropland (39%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Karma, 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 is only a single weather station, Gomel Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Karma.
At a distance of 69 kilometers from Karma, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Karma according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .