January weather forecast and climate
Mochumi, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is another hot summer month in Mochumi, Botswana, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19.9°C (67.8°F) and an average high of 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). In January, in Mochumi, the average low-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 33.2°C (91.8°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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 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 Mochumi, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 61mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation. In Mochumi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 76.8 days and collects up to 284mm (11.18") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Mochumi, Botswana, the average length of the day in January is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 10.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Mochumi, Botswana, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in January transform into the following instructions:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Mochumi?

In January, in Mochumi, Botswana, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 33.2°C (91.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Mochumi?

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

How much does it rain in Mochumi in January?

In Mochumi, Botswana, in January, it is raining for 14.3 days, with typically 61mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In Mochumi, the average length of the day in January is 13.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Mochumi?

In January, the average sunshine in Mochumi, Botswana, is 10.7h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Mochumi?

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

Average temperature in January
Mochumi, Botswana

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.9°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 (9.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 14.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.5km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Mochumi, Botswana

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (34%).

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Average rainfall in January
Mochumi, Botswana

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (84mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.4 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 14.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Mochumi, 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
Mochumi, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Mochumi, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 32

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in January
Mochumi, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Mochumi, 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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