January weather forecast and climate
Tonota, Botswana

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot summer month in Tonota, Botswana, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.9°C (67.8°F) and 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

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

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 33.2°C (91.8°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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy), 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.

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Tonota, Botswana, during January, the rain falls for 14.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 61mm (2.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Tonota, there are 76.8 rainfall days, and 284mm (11.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Tonota, Botswana, is 10.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Tonota is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 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 Tonota?

In Tonota, Botswana, in January, 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. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 33.2°C (91.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Tonota?

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

How much does it rain in Tonota in January?

In January, in Tonota, the rain falls for 14.3 days. Throughout January, 61mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Tonota, Botswana, the average length of the day in January is 13.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tonota have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 10.7h.

How high is the UV index in January in Tonota?

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

Average temperature in January
Tonota, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average wind speed in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Tonota, 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
Tonota, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Tonota, 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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