Gaborone
Botswana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Gaborone, Botswana

Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
January, the same as December, in Gaborone, Botswana, is another hot summer month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32.7°C (90.9°F) and an average low of 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 32.7°C (90.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Rainfall

In Gaborone, in January, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 32.5mm (1.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 41 rainfall days, and 189.7mm (7.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Gaborone?

With an average high-temperature of 32.7°C (90.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 19.7°C (67.5°F), January is the warmest month in Gaborone, Botswana.

What is the temperature in January in Gaborone?

In Gaborone, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 32.7°C (90.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Gaborone?

In Gaborone, Botswana, during January, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 32.5mm (1.3") of precipitation.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Gaborone have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Gaborone, Botswana, is 9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Gaborone are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in January in Gaborone?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Gaborone, Botswana, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 32.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (4.4°C).

Average rainfall in January - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 32.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (32.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (1 days).

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9h

Months with most sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are February, March, April and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in January - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).