Calgary Weather in January

What's the weather like in Calgary (Alberta) in January 2024?

The climate in Calgary during January can be summarized as very cold and dry.

January is in the winter in Calgary and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -5°C (24°F), whilst at night -16°C (3°F) is normal.

Calgary weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature -4.7°C 23.6°F
Nightly temperature -16.4°C 2.6°F
Average temperature -10.5°C 13.1°F
Daily sunshine 3.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 17 mm 0.7 ins
Rainy days 9 days
Sea temperature 5.4°C 41.7°F
Humidity 66%
Windspeed 15.1kph 9 mph

On average January is the 4th driest month of the year in Calgary with around 17mm 0.7 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Calgary

Calgary average temperature in January

January rainfall

Calgary average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Calgary 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 Calgary in January 2024.

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Calgary weather stats

Calgary weather statistics
Hottest month: July 22.6°C 72.7°F
Driest month: February 12mm 0.5ins
Sunniest month: July 10.9hrs
Coldest month: January -4.9°C 23.2°F
Wettest month: June 79mm 3.1ins
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