January weather forecast and climate
Bokaa, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot summer month in Bokaa, Botswana, with average temperature fluctuating between 21°C (69.8°F) and 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

In Bokaa, the average high-temperature in January is relatively the same as in December - a still tropical 31.3°C (88.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Bokaa, is 21°C (69.8°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 34°C (93.2°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, pregnancy, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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 is 54%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.5 days and accumulates 52mm (2.05") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Bokaa, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 11.3h.

UV index

January, October and November, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Bokaa. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Bokaa?

In January, in Bokaa, Botswana, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in January is estimated at 34°C (93.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bokaa?

The average relative humidity in January in Bokaa is 54%.

How much does it rain in Bokaa in January?

In Bokaa, Botswana, during January, the rain falls for 14.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 52mm (2.05") of precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Bokaa?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Bokaa, Botswana. Rain falls for 14.5 days and accumulates 52mm (2.05") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Bokaa have in January?

In Bokaa, Botswana, the average length of the day in January is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bokaa have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 11.3h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Bokaa, Botswana, are January, October and November, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Bokaa?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Bokaa, Botswana, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October, November and December (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7.7°C).

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Average pressure in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (6.4km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 54%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (31%).

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Average rainfall in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 52mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (52mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.5 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 11.3h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.3 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are January and December (12.9 days).

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Average UV index in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average UV index in January: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, October and November (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in January
Bokaa, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Bokaa, Botswana
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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