January weather forecast and climate
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Khudumelapye, Botswana, is a hot summer month, with average temperature varying between 31.1°C (88°F) and 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still hot 31.1°C (88°F). In January, in Khudumelapye, the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a tropical 32.8°C (91°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. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 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 subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Khudumelapye is 50%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is January when the rain falls for 14.9 days and typically aggregates up to 54mm (2.13") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Khudumelapye, Botswana, is 11.7h.

UV index

January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Khudumelapye?

In Khudumelapye, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 31.1°C (88°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is calculated to 32.8°C (91°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Khudumelapye?

In Khudumelapye, the average relative humidity in January is 50%.

How much does it rain in Khudumelapye in January?

In Khudumelapye, in January, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 54mm (2.13") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Khudumelapye?

January is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 14.9 days and accumulates 54mm (2.13") of precipitation.

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

In January, the average length of the day in Khudumelapye is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Khudumelapye have in January?

In Khudumelapye, Botswana, the average sunshine in January is 11.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Khudumelapye?

Months with the highest UV index are January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in January in Khudumelapye?

In Khudumelapye, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 12.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (15.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (10.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 50%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (52%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (27%).

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Average rainfall in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 54mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (54mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July, August and September (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 14.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.6 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 11.7h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (30.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (13.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Khudumelapye, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 21

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in January
Khudumelapye, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Khudumelapye, 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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