January weather forecast and climate
Gutta, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot summer month in Gutta, Botswana, with average temperature varying between 22.7°C (72.9°F) and 31.7°C (89.1°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still tropical 31.7°C (89.1°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 34.8°C (94.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 54%.

Rainfall

In January, in Gutta, the rain falls for 16.6 days. Throughout January, 73mm (2.87") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Gutta, there are 83.1 rainfall days, and 335mm (13.19") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Gutta is 11h.

UV index

In Gutta, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Gutta?

In Gutta, in January, the average high-temperature is 31.7°C (89.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in January is calculated to 34.8°C (94.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Gutta?

In January, the average relative humidity is 54%.

How much does it rain in Gutta in January?

In Gutta, in January, it is raining for 16.6 days, with typically 73mm (2.87") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gutta have in January?

In Gutta, Botswana, the average length of the day in January is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gutta have in January?

In Gutta, Botswana, the average sunshine in January is 11h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Gutta?

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

Average temperature in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (35.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (23.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (11.6°C).

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Average pressure in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 14.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Gutta, 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 (24%).

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Average rainfall in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 16.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (16.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.2 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 11h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Gutta, Botswana

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

The month with the highest UV index is October (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Gutta, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 30).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in January
Gutta, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Gutta, 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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