January weather forecast and climate
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is another tropical summer month in Kgamanes Post, Botswana, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F) and an average high of 31.5°C (88.7°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still tropical 31.5°C (88.7°F). In Kgamanes Post, the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a very hot 35.9°C (96.6°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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, metabolic differences), 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 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 20.1 days and accumulates 96mm (3.78") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kgamanes Post is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

UV index

January, September, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Kgamanes Post. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Kgamanes Post?

In Kgamanes Post, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 31.5°C (88.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 35.9°C (96.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kgamanes Post?

The average relative humidity in January in Kgamanes Post, Botswana, is 60%.

How much does it rain in Kgamanes Post in January?

In January, in Kgamanes Post, Botswana, the rain falls for 20.1 days. Throughout January, 96mm (3.78") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Kgamanes Post?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Kgamanes Post, Botswana. Rain falls for 20.1 days and accumulates 96mm (3.78") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Kgamanes Post?

The average length of the day in January in Kgamanes Post is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kgamanes Post have in January?

In Kgamanes Post, Botswana, the average sunshine in January is 9.5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kgamanes Post?

January, September, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Kgamanes Post.

What is the UV index reading in January in Kgamanes Post?

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

Average temperature in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (36.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (22.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1008.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (11.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (9.4km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (21%).

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Average rainfall in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 96mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (96mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 20.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.5h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 9.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (8.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average UV index in January: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, September, October and December (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
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Kgamanes Post, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 2).

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Average visibility in January
Kgamanes Post, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Kgamanes Post, 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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