The climate in Richmond during January can be summarized as very cold and reasonably dry.
January is in the winter in Richmond and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -6°C (21°F), whilst at night -16°C (3°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||-6.3°C 20.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||-16.1°C 3°F|
|Average temperature||-11.2°C 11.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||3.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||79 mm 3.1 ins|
|Rainy days||14 days|
|Sea temperature||3.7°C 38.7°F|
|Windspeed||13kph 8 mph|
On average January is the 4th driest month of the year in Richmond with around 79mm 3.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.1 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Richmond in January 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||24.5°C 76.1°F|
|Driest month:||February||61mm 2.4ins|
|Coldest month:||January||-6.5°C 20.3°F|
|Wettest month:||August||125mm 4.9ins|