January weather forecast and climate
Malachoona, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot summer month in Malachoona, Botswana, with average temperature varying between 30.1°C (86.2°F) and 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January and December, with an average high-temperature of 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a tropical 31.7°C (89.1°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', 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 (clothing, wind, pregnancy). 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. 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

In January, the average relative humidity in Malachoona, Botswana, is 53%.

Rainfall

In Malachoona, in January, during 17.6 rainfall days, 61mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Malachoona, there are 93.7 rainfall days, and 315mm (12.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Malachoona, Botswana, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

In Malachoona, the average sunshine is 11.6h.

UV index

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 warmest month in Malachoona?

January and December, with an average high-temperature of 30.1°C (86.2°F), are warmest months in Malachoona, Botswana.

What is the temperature in January in Malachoona?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Malachoona, Botswana, is 30.1°C (86.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in January is appraised at 31.7°C (89.1°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Malachoona?

The average relative humidity in January is 53%.

How many days does it rain in January in Malachoona?

In January, the rain falls for 17.6 days. Throughout January, 61mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Malachoona have in January?

In Malachoona, the average length of the day in January is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Malachoona have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 11.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Malachoona?

Months with the highest UV index in Malachoona, Botswana, are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in January in Malachoona?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Malachoona is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.1°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and December (30.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (19.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and December (19.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6.8°C).

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Average pressure in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1024.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (14.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.4km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (56%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (28%).

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Average rainfall in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 61mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (62mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Malachoona, 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 (0.6 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Malachoona, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 11.6h

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

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Average sunshine days in January
Malachoona, Botswana

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

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Malachoona, Botswana

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in January
Malachoona, Botswana

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in January
Malachoona, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Malachoona, 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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