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 ranging between min -12°C (10.4°F) and max -3°C (26.6°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Skardu, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 25mm (1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 46 rainfall days, and 334mm (13.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Skardu are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 3 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 Skardu?

January is the coldest month in Skardu, Pakistan, 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?

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

How much does it rain in Skardu in January?

In January, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout January, 25mm (1") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Skardu have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Skardu, Pakistan, 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 many hours of sunshine does Skardu have in January?

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

When is 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, Pakistan.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Skardu?

In Skardu, Pakistan, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 3. 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 - 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).