Shimla
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Shimla, India

January, the same as December, in Shimla, India, is a frosty winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 8.9°C (48°F) and an average low of 1.7°C (35.1°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 8.9°C (48°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.7°C (35.1°F).

Rainfall

In Shimla, India, it is raining for 4.7 days, with typically 54.6mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Shimla, India, there are 84.8 rainfall days, and 1412.1mm (55.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.4h.

Sunshine

January, July and August, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Shimla.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Shimla. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the coldest month in Shimla?

The coldest month in Shimla is January, with an average high-temperature of 8.9°C (48°F) and an average low-temperature of 1.7°C (35.1°F).

What is the temperature in January in Shimla?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Shimla, India, is 8.9°C (48°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.7°C (35.1°F).

How much does it rain in Shimla in January?

In Shimla, India, during January, the rain falls for 4.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 54.6mm (2.1") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Shimla?

The average length of the day in January in Shimla is 10.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Shimla?

January, July and August, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Shimla.

How long on average sun shines in January in Shimla?

In January, the average sunshine in Shimla, India, is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Shimla?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Shimla.

What is the UV index reading in January in Shimla?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Shimla, India, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Shimla, India
  • Average high temperature in January: 8.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (24.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 1.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.7°C).

Average rainfall in January - Shimla, India
  • Average rainfall in January: 54.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (376.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (13.8mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Shimla, India
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (1.3 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Shimla, India
  • Average daylight in January: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, July and August (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Shimla, India
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).