Shannon Weather in January

What's the weather like in Shannon (Munster) in January 2022?

The climate in Shannon during January can be summarized as cool and a little damp.

January is in the winter in Shannon and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 8°C (47°F), whilst at night 3°C (37°F) is normal.

Shannon weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 8.2°C 46.8°F
Nightly temperature 2.6°C 36.7°F
Average temperature 5.4°C 41.7°F
Daily sunshine 1.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 99 mm 3.9 ins
Rainy days 21 days
Sea temperature 10.1°C 50.3°F
Humidity 90%
Windspeed 20.2kph 13 mph

On average January is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Shannon with around 99mm 3.9 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 21 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 1.9 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Shannon

Shannon average temperature in January

January rainfall

Shannon average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Shannon average rain in January

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Shannon in January 2022.

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Shannon weather stats

Shannon weather statistics
Hottest month: July 19.2°C 66.6°F
Driest month: April 59mm 2.3ins
Sunniest month: May 6.2hrs
Coldest month: January 8.1°C 46.6°F
Wettest month: December 109mm 4.3ins
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