Humidity Levels in North Carolina During January

The average humidity in January is listed below for places in North Carolina. The tables give daily averages along with highest and lowest relative humidity levels.

Relative humidity measures the actual amount of moisture in the air as a percentage of the maximum amount of moisture the air can hold.

All the numbers here are averages for the years 1961 to 1990.

Average Humidity

In this table, the Daily number is the average of humidity readings taken every three hours throughout the day. Morning percentages are for 7 am and Afternoon measures are for 4 pm local standard time.

Average relative humidity (%) in January
Daily Place Morning Afternoon
73 Asheville 85 55
75 Cape Hatteras 80 69
66 Charlotte 78 52
67 Greensboro 79 53
67 Raleigh 79 52
71 Wilmington 80 56

Highest and Lowest Humidity

Below are the averages during January for maximum and minimum humidity levels in North Carolina. The hours when this month's highest and lowest humidity readings usually occur are given in local standard time.

Daily high and low relative humidity (%) averages in January
High Time Place Low Time
84.6 7 am Asheville 55.2 4 pm
80.0 7 am Cape Hatteras 67.6 1 pm
77.6 7 am Charlotte 51.8 4 pm
79.0 7 am Greensboro 52.9 4 pm
78.7 7 am Raleigh 51.7 4 pm
80.1 7 am Wilmington 56.2 1 pm

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

North Carolina Humidity
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