Humidity Levels in Texas During January





The average humidity in January is listed below for places in Texas. 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 6 am and Afternoon measures are for 3 pm local standard time. At the one exception, El Paso, humidity data are for 8 am and 5 pm.

Average relative humidity (%) in January
Daily Place Morning Afternoon
60 Abilene 72 45
58 Amarillo 70 41
67 Austin 78 52
79 Brownsville 88 63
77 Corpus Christi 87 61
68 Dallas 79 52
51 El Paso 64 34
68 Fort Worth 79 52
75 Houston 85 58
58 Lubbock 72 40
57 Midland 71 38
79 Port Arthur 87 64
61 San Angelo 75 42
67 San Antonio 79 50
76 Victoria 87 58
71 Waco 82 55
66 Wichita Falls 80 47

Highest and Lowest Humidity

Below are the averages during January for maximum and minimum humidity levels in Texas. 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
71.8 6 am Abilene 44.5 3 pm
70.1 6 am Amarillo 40.5 3 pm
78.2 6 am Austin 52.3 3 pm
88.1 6 am Brownsville 62.9 3 pm
86.7 6 am Corpus Christi 60.8 3 pm
79.0 6 am Dallas 51.7 3 pm
64.8 5 am El Paso 34.1 2 pm
85.4 6 am Houston 57.6 3 pm
71.9 6 am Lubbock 39.7 3 pm
71.4 6 am Midland 37.6 3 pm
87.4 6 am Port Arthur 63.6 3 pm
75.4 6 am San Angelo 42.2 3 pm
79.3 6 am San Antonio 50.4 3 pm
86.5 6 am Victoria 58.1 3 pm
82.3 6 am Waco 54.9 3 pm
79.5 6 am Wichita Falls 47.1 3 pm
Reference

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

Texas Humidity
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