January weather forecast and climate
Kalakshani, Botswana

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Kalakshani, Botswana, is a hot summer month, with average temperature ranging between min 20.4°C (68.7°F) and max 30.8°C (87.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still hot 30.8°C (87.4°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 34.7°C (94.5°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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', 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, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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 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 is 61%.

Rainfall

In Kalakshani, it is raining for 17.6 days, with typically 66mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation. In Kalakshani, during the entire year, the rain falls for 89.2 days and collects up to 296mm (11.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Kalakshani, Botswana, is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Kalakshani is 10.2h.

UV index

In Kalakshani, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Kalakshani?

In Kalakshani, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in January is estimated at 34.7°C (94.5°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kalakshani?

In January, the average relative humidity in Kalakshani, Botswana, is 61%.

How much does it rain in Kalakshani in January?

In Kalakshani, Botswana, during January, the rain falls for 17.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 66mm (2.6") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kalakshani have in January?

In Kalakshani, Botswana, the average length of the day in January is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kalakshani have in January?

In Kalakshani, the average sunshine in January is 10.2h.

How high is the UV index in January in Kalakshani?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Kalakshani, Botswana, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 13.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (37%).

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Average rainfall in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17.6 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
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 10.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are October and November (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in January
Kalakshani, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Kalakshani, Botswana
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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