January weather forecast and climate
Mogapi, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is another tropical summer month in Mogapi, Botswana, with average temperature varying between 20.4°C (68.7°F) and 30.8°C (87.4°F).

Temperature

In Mogapi, the average high-temperature in January is practically the same as in December - a still hot 30.8°C (87.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Mogapi, is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 34.7°C (94.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 '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 differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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. 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

The average relative humidity in Mogapi is 61%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 17.6 days. Throughout January, 66mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mogapi, there are 89.2 rainfall days, and 296mm (11.65") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Mogapi, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 10.2h.

UV index

In Mogapi, Botswana, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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 Mogapi?

In Mogapi, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in January is appraised at 34.7°C (94.5°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Mogapi?

The average relative humidity in January in Mogapi, Botswana, is 61%.

How much does it rain in Mogapi in January?

In Mogapi, Botswana, during January, the rain falls for 17.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 66mm (2.6") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Mogapi have in January?

The average length of the day in January is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Mogapi?

In January, the average sunshine in Mogapi, Botswana, is 10.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Mogapi?

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

Average temperature in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.4°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 (9.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1023.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in January: 13.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Mogapi, Botswana

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (37%).

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Average rainfall in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (77mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Mogapi, 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 (0.5 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average daylight in January: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 10.2h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Mogapi, Botswana

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

The month with the most sunshine days is August (29.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Mogapi, 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
Mogapi, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Mogapi, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in January
Mogapi, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Mogapi, 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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