Sokcho
South Korea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Sokcho, South Korea

January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Sokcho, South Korea, with average temperature ranging between min -4.1°C (24.6°F) and max 3.8°C (38.8°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 3.8°C (38.8°F) and an average low-temperature of -4.1°C (24.6°F).

Humidity

In Sokcho, the average relative humidity in January is 50.8%.

Rainfall

In Sokcho, it is raining for 5.8 days, with typically 44.3mm (1.7") of accumulated precipitation. In Sokcho, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111.1 days and collects up to 1402.1mm (55.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Sokcho, South Korea, is 9.8°C (49.6°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

Sunshine

In Sokcho, South Korea, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Sokcho, South Korea. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Sokcho?

January is the coldest month in Sokcho, South Korea, with an average high-temperature of 3.8°C (38.8°F) and an average low-temperature of -4.1°C (24.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Sokcho?

In January, the average high-temperature is 3.8°C (38.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -4.1°C (24.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Sokcho?

In January, the average relative humidity is 50.8%.

How much does it rain in Sokcho in January?

In Sokcho, during January, the rain falls for 5.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 44.3mm (1.7") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Sokcho?

In January, the average sea temperature in Sokcho, South Korea, is 9.8°C (49.6°F). Swimming in 9.8°C (49.6°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Sokcho have in January?

In Sokcho, the average length of the day in January is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sokcho have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Sokcho, South Korea, is 5.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Sokcho?

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Sokcho, South Korea.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Sokcho?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Sokcho is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average high temperature in January: 3.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -4.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.1°C).

Average humidity in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average humidity in January: 50.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (82.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (49.5%).

Average rainfall in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average rainfall in January: 44.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (293mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (38.2mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (4.8 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average sea temperature in January: 9.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.5°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average daylight in January: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.1h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average UV index in January - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).