January weather forecast and climate
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot summer month in Tsekanyani, Botswana, with average temperature varying between 19.7°C (67.5°F) and 29.8°C (85.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a moderately hot 29.8°C (85.6°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a tropical 32.8°C (91°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air 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 individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), 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 particularly important for children. 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 is 62%.

Rainfall

In Tsekanyani, in January, it is raining for 18.4 days, with typically 77mm (3.03") of accumulated precipitation. In Tsekanyani, during the entire year, the rain falls for 90.1 days and collects up to 337mm (13.27") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Tsekanyani is 13.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 11h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Tsekanyani?

In Tsekanyani, Botswana, in January, the average high-temperature is 29.8°C (85.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 32.8°C (91°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Tsekanyani?

The average relative humidity in January in Tsekanyani, Botswana, is 62%.

How many days does it rain in January in Tsekanyani?

In January, in Tsekanyani, Botswana, the rain falls for 18.4 days. Throughout January, 77mm (3.03") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Tsekanyani have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tsekanyani have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Tsekanyani, Botswana, is 11h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Tsekanyani?

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

Average temperature in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average temperature in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in January: 29.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (33.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are November and December (20.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average pressure in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (15.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (12km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average humidity in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average humidity in January: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (29%).

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Average rainfall in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average rainfall in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in January: 77mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (82mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average rainfall days in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.3 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 11h

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

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Average sunshine days in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average sunshine days in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in January: 11.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average UV index in January - Tsekanyani, 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
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average cloud cover in January - Tsekanyani, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in January: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 29).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 4).

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Average visibility in January
Tsekanyani, Botswana

Average visibility in January - Tsekanyani, 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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