Iqaluit January Weather

Averages and records for weather in Iqaluit, Nunavut in the month of January.
Typical Iqaluit January Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high -21.7 °C
Average daily low -29.6 °C
Average monthly precipitation 1.6 cm
Daily chance of precipitation 34.1%
Iqaluit January Weather Records
1946–2024
Highest temperature 3.9 °C January 21, 1958
Lowest temperature -45.0 °C January 14, 1957
Highest daily low 0.0 °C January 3, 2011
Lowest daily high -41.1 °C January 24, 1953
Hottest average high temperature -11.6 °C 1977
Coldest average high temperature -30.4 °C 1957
Most daily precipitation 3.1 cm January 18, 1958
Most monthly precipitation 8.1 cm 1958
Note: Daily averages are a moving average which includes 14 days before and after
Day Average (°C) Record (°C)
High Low High Low
January 1 -18.7 -26.7 -3.8 -40.9
January 2 -19.0 -27.0 0.1 -41.7
January 3 -19.2 -27.3 0.9 -40.5
January 4 -19.4 -27.5 0.6 -41.8
January 5 -19.7 -27.8 1.4 -41.4
January 6 -19.9 -28.0 2.2 -41.1
January 7 -20.1 -28.2 -0.2 -40.6
January 8 -20.4 -28.4 -1.0 -41.3
January 9 -20.7 -28.7 0.4 -41.1
January 10 -21.0 -28.9 1.7 -41.7
January 11 -21.2 -29.1 2.2 -41.9
January 12 -21.4 -29.3 1.3 -42.8
January 13 -21.6 -29.5 1.4 -45.0
January 14 -21.7 -29.6 0.8 -45.0
January 15 -21.8 -29.7 3.3 -42.2
January 16 -21.8 -29.8 0.1 -43.9
January 17 -21.9 -29.9 2.7 -43.9
January 18 -21.9 -30.0 2.5 -42.8
January 19 -22.0 -30.0 0.6 -42.2
January 20 -22.0 -30.1 1.1 -41.7
January 21 -22.0 -30.1 3.9 -43.9
January 22 -22.1 -30.1 3.3 -43.4
January 23 -22.0 -30.1 2.9 -44.9
January 24 -22.0 -30.1 1.1 -45.0
January 25 -22.0 -30.1 -4.1 -44.4
January 26 -22.0 -30.1 -1.5 -44.8
January 27 -22.0 -30.2 -1.8 -44.7
January 28 -22.1 -30.3 -2.8 -41.9
January 29 -22.3 -30.4 -0.7 -43.3
January 30 -22.5 -30.5 -3.8 -44.1
January 31 -22.6 -30.6 0.3 -42.2
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
2008–2024 Iqaluit Climate location
1946–2007 Iqaluit A location