January weather forecast and climate
Kasinka, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot summer month in Kasinka, Botswana, with average temperature ranging between max 30.3°C (86.5°F) and min 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Temperature

In Kasinka, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still tropical 30.3°C (86.5°F). In January, in Kasinka, Botswana, the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in January is estimated at a torrid 36°C (96.8°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, 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 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Kasinka is 71%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Kasinka is January when the rain falls for 25 days and typically aggregates up to 142mm (5.59") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kasinka, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Kasinka is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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 Kasinka?

In Kasinka, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 30.3°C (86.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 36°C (96.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kasinka?

In January, the average relative humidity in Kasinka, Botswana, is 71%.

How much does it rain in Kasinka in January?

In Kasinka, in January, it is raining for 25 days, with typically 142mm (5.59") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Kasinka?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Kasinka, Botswana. Rain falls for 25 days and accumulates 142mm (5.59") of precipitation.

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

In January, the average length of the day in Kasinka is 13.1h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Kasinka?

In January, the average sunshine in Kasinka is 9.2h.

How high is the UV index in January in Kasinka?

In Kasinka, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (37°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (26.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (22.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1009.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (10.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (7.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (22%).

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Average rainfall in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 142mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (142mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July, August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 25 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (25 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 4.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (4.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Kasinka, Botswana

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Kasinka, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Kasinka, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 2).

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Average visibility in January
Kasinka, Botswana

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

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

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