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 a wintry winter month in Sokcho, South Korea, with average temperature fluctuating between 3.8°C (38.8°F) and -4.1°C (24.6°F).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In Sokcho, the average relative humidity is 50.8%.

Rainfall

In January, in Sokcho, the rain falls for 5.8 days. Throughout January, 44.3mm (1.7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sokcho, there are 111.1 rainfall days, and 1402.1mm (55.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sokcho, the average water temperature is 9.8°C (49.6°F). Swimming in 9.8°C (49.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the coldest month in Sokcho?

January is the coldest month in Sokcho, 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 Sokcho, South Korea, the average relative humidity in January is 50.8%.

How many days does it rain in January in Sokcho?

In January, in Sokcho, the rain falls for 5.8 days. Throughout January, 44.3mm (1.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Sokcho?

In January, the average sea temperature 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.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sokcho have in January?

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

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Sokcho?

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Sokcho?

In Sokcho, South Korea, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat 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).