UK weather in January 2020

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in the UK in January. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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The January weather guide for UK shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How cold is it in the UK in January?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 7°C in London, UK in January, falling to 2°C at night.

How sunny is it in the UK in January?

There are normally 2 hours of bright sunshine each day in London, UK in January - that's 19% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in the UK in January?

There are usually 16 days with some rain in London, UK in January and the average monthly rainfall is 55mm.

UK sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for UK in January 2020. Select a month to view UK sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The UK sunrise & sunset times shown below are for London.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 08:06 16:02
Thursday, 16th January 2020 07:59 16:22
Friday, 31st January 2020 07:41 16:47
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