Skardu
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Skardu, Pakistan

The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
The Shangrila Resort on the shores of the Shangrila Lake near the valley city of Skardu, Pakistan, overlooking the Karakoram Mountain Ranges
January, like December, is another subzero cold winter month in Skardu, Pakistan, with average temperature fluctuating between -12°C (10.4°F) and -3°C (26.6°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of -3°C (26.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -12°C (10.4°F).

Rainfall

In Skardu, during 3 rainfall days, 25mm (1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Skardu, Pakistan, there are 46 rainfall days, and 334mm (13.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Skardu, the average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

Sunshine

January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Skardu.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Skardu. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Skardu?

The coldest month in Skardu, Pakistan, is January, with an average high-temperature of -3°C (26.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -12°C (10.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Skardu?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Skardu, is -3°C (26.6°F), while the average low-temperature is -12°C (10.4°F).

How much does it rain in Skardu in January?

In Skardu, Pakistan, in January, during 3 rainfall days, 25mm (1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Skardu, Pakistan, the average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Skardu?

Months with the least sunshine in Skardu are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Skardu?

In Skardu, Pakistan, the average sunshine in January is 6h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Skardu?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Skardu.

What is the UV index reading in January in Skardu?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in January: -3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (10°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12°C).

Average rainfall in January - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in January: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (53mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (10mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February, March, April, May and July (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (2 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Skardu, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in January: 3

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 3).