Average Precipitation for Quebec in January





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during January at cities and towns in Quebec. Each place has a total for how many days of wet weather it usually gets this month and for the normal amount of precipitation.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the province: Southern Quebec, South-Central Quebec, Western Quebec, Gaspé Peninsula, North Shore and Northern Quebec.

The calculation of days only includes the days when precipitation totalled at least 0.2 millimetres (0.008 inches). The month's total precipitation is an average of weather data collected during 1981 to 2010.

Southern Quebec

Average monthly precipitation in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
15 Drummondville 3.4 86
18 Granby 3.8 97
17 Montréal 3.0 77
20 Sherbrooke 2.9 74
13 Sorel - Tracy 2.9 74
14 St Hyacinthe 3.0 76
18 Thetford Mines 4.2 108

South-Central Quebec

January averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Joliette 3.1 78
13 La Tuque 2.3 58
17 Québec City 3.4 87
16 Roberval 2.1 54
19 Saguenay 2.3 58
14 Trois-Rivières 3.3 83

Western Quebec

Average amount of rain and snow in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Amos 2.2 56
16 Lachute 3.6 91
18 Maniwaki 2.2 55
17 Mont Laurier 2.7 69
17 St Donat 3.8 95
12 St Jerome 2.9 74
19 Ste-Agathe-des-Monts 3.2 82
18 Val-D'or 2.0 52

Gaspé Peninsula

Precipitation totals for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Caplan 3.1 80
15 Gaspé 3.4 88
22 Iles de la Madeleine 3.8 97
15 Rimouski 2.8 71
18 Ste-Anne-des-Monts 2.4 61

North Shore

Total precipitation during January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
16 Baie-Comeau 3.3 83
18 Blanc-Sablon 3.8 97
12 Fermont 1.9 48
19 Natashquan 3.6 91
16 Schefferville 2.0 50
16 Sept-Iles 3.2 82
9 Tadoussac 2.7 70

Northern Quebec

Total precipitation during January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Inukjuak 0.5 14
15 Kuujjuaq 1.2 32
17 Kuujjuarapik 1.1 28
16 Radisson 1.2 31
Reference

Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.

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