Longyearbyen weather in January 2021

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  • -13°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Longyearbyen-13
    -13°C max day temperature
  • 0 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in January in Longyearbyen13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • -20°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Longyearbyen-20
    -20°C min night temperature
  • 0 hours of daylight per day in January in Longyearbyen0
    0 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in January in Longyearbyen0
    No heat & humidity
  • 22 mm monthly rainfall in January in Longyearbyen22
    22 mm of monthly rainfall
  • No UV (maximum) index in January in Longyearbyen0
    No UV (Maximum) Index UV index
  • -2°C sea temperature in January in Longyearbyen-2
    -2°C sea temperature
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The January weather guide for Longyearbyen, Svalbard 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 Longyearbyen in January?

Daytime temperatures usually reach -13°C in Longyearbyen in January, falling to -20°C at night.

How sunny is it in Longyearbyen in January?

There are normally 0 hours of bright sunshine each day in Longyearbyen in January - that's 0% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Longyearbyen in January?

The average sea temperature around Longyearbyen in January is -2°C.

Does it rain in Longyearbyen in January?

There are usually 13 days with some rain in Longyearbyen in January and the average monthly rainfall is 22mm. Rain may fall as snow in this month.

Longyearbyen sunrise & sunset times for January 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Longyearbyen in January 2021. Select a month to view Longyearbyen sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st January 2021 Darkness all day
Saturday, 16th January 2021 Darkness all day
Sunday, 31st January 2021 Darkness all day
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