Namibe
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Namibe, Angola

January, like December, in Namibe, Angola, is another warm summer month, with average temperature ranging between min 19.1°C (66.4°F) and max 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is appraised at 29.7°C (85.5°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Namibe, Angola, is 80%.

Rainfall

In Namibe, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 7.2mm (0.28") of accumulated precipitation. In Namibe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 13 days and collects up to 51mm (2.01") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Namibe is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 12.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Namibe, Angola, is 6.8h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Namibe. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in January in Namibe?

In Namibe, in January, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.1°C (66.4°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 29.7°C (85.5°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Namibe?

In Namibe, Angola, the average relative humidity in January is 80%.

How much does it rain in Namibe in January?

In Namibe, in January, during 2 rainfall days, 7.2mm (0.28") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in January in Namibe?

In Namibe, Angola, in January, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

How many hours of daylight does Namibe have in January?

In Namibe, Angola, the average length of the day in January is 12.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Namibe?

In January, the average sunshine is 6.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Namibe?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Namibe.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Namibe?

In Namibe, Angola, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average high temperature in January: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (12.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average humidity in January: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (78%).

Average rainfall in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average rainfall in January: 7.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (17.1mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are May and June (0.1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (3 days).
Months with the least rainy days are May, June, July and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average sea temperature in January: 22°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February, March and April (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (18°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average daylight in January: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in January - Namibe, Angola
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).