January weather forecast and climate
Bujumbura, Burundi

A wooden boat on the sandy shores of Lake Tanganyika in Bujumbura, Burundi, with approaching waves
A wooden boat on the sandy shores of Lake Tanganyika in Bujumbura, Burundi, with approaching waves
January is a warm summer month in Bujumbura, Burundi, with temperature in the range of an average low of 14°C (57.2°F) and an average high of 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Temperature

In Bujumbura, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a moderately hot 23.3°C (73.9°F). The average low-temperature, is 14°C (57.2°F).

Humidity

In Bujumbura, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bujumbura, during 26.7 rainfall days, 100mm (3.94") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bujumbura, Burundi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 256.8 days and collects up to 1091mm (42.95") of precipitation.

Daylight

Months with the longest days in Bujumbura are January, November and December, with an average of 12.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bujumbura is 9.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Bujumbura are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. Months with the lowest UV index in Bujumbura are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Bujumbura?

In January, in Bujumbura, Burundi, the average high-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bujumbura?

In January, the average relative humidity in Bujumbura, Burundi, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Bujumbura in January?

In Bujumbura, during January, the rain falls for 26.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 100mm (3.94") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Bujumbura?

January, November and December, with an average of 12.3h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

How many hours of daylight does Bujumbura have in January?

In Bujumbura, the average length of the day in January is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bujumbura have in January?

In Bujumbura, Burundi, the average sunshine in January is 9.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Bujumbura?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Bujumbura?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in January in Bujumbura?

In Bujumbura, Burundi, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average high temperature in January: 23.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (23.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (21.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (12.4°C).

Average humidity in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average humidity in January: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (84%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (62%).

Average rainfall in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average rainfall in January: 100mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (167mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (9mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average rainfall days in January: 26.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (29.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (7 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average daylight in January: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

Average UV index in January - Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Average UV index in January: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).