Bridgetown
Barbados
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bridgetown, Barbados

The public promenade beside The Careenage in Bridgetown, Barbados, with a ship sailing in the distance
The public promenade beside The Careenage in Bridgetown, Barbados, with a ship sailing in the distance
January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Bridgetown, Barbados, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low of 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Humidity

In Bridgetown, the average relative humidity in January is 77%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout January, 70.1mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bridgetown, there are 140 rainfall days, and 1270.3mm (50") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Bridgetown, the average water temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Bridgetown, Barbados, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

In Bridgetown, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 10 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the coldest month in Bridgetown?

January is the coldest month in Bridgetown, with an average high-temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.9°C (73.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Bridgetown?

In Bridgetown, in January, the average high-temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bridgetown?

In January, the average relative humidity in Bridgetown, Barbados, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in January in Bridgetown?

In January, in Bridgetown, Barbados, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout January, 70.1mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Bridgetown?

In Bridgetown, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.5°C (81.5°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in January in Bridgetown?

In January, the average length of the day in Bridgetown is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Bridgetown?

The average sunshine in January in Bridgetown, Barbados, is 8.4h.

How high is the UV index in January in Bridgetown?

In Bridgetown, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.8°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (22.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average humidity in January: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (75%).

Average rainfall in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average rainfall in January: 70.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (185.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (37.4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March, April and May (8 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (27.1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
Months with least sunshine are June and October (Average sunshine: 7.5).

Average UV index in January - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average UV index in January: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).