New York City weather in January 2020

  • 3°C maximum daytime temperature in January in New York City3
    3°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in January in New York City10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • -4°C minimum night-time temperature in January in New York City-4
    -4°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in January in New York City10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in January in New York City0
    No heat & humidity
  • 83 mm monthly rainfall in January in New York City83
    83 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in January in New York City2
    2 (Low) UV index
  • 5°C sea temperature in January in New York City5
    5°C sea temperature
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The January weather guide for New York City, New York 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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Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Guide to New York City weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in New York City in January is a cold 3°C (37°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a very cold -4°C (25°F). There are usually 5 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 55% of the 10 hours of daylight.

Expect 83mm (3.3 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 10 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (2 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around New York City in January is 5°C (41°F).

New York City sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New York City in January 2020. Select a month to view New York City sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 07:20 16:39
Thursday, 16th January 2020 07:18 16:54
Friday, 31st January 2020 07:07 17:12
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