Vila do Maio
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Vila do Maio, Cape Verde

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Vila do Maio, Cape Verde, with temperature in the range of an average high of 25°C (77°F) and an average low of 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Vila do Maio, in January, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 2mm (0.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Vila do Maio, there are 32 rainfall days, and 193mm (7.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Vila do Maio, the average water temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.6°C (76.3°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 2h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Vila do Maio, Cape Verde, is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the coldest months in Vila do Maio?

January through April, with an average high-temperature of 25°C (77°F), are the coldest months in Vila do Maio, Cape Verde.

What is the temperature in January in Vila do Maio?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 25°C (77°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How much does it rain in Vila do Maio in January?

In Vila do Maio, Cape Verde, during January, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2mm (0.1") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Vila do Maio?

In January, the average sea temperature in Vila do Maio is 24.6°C (76.3°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.6°C (76.3°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Vila do Maio have in January?

In January, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Vila do Maio have in January?

In Vila do Maio, Cape Verde, the average sunshine in January is 2h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Vila do Maio?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Vila do Maio, Cape Verde, is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in January: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and April (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average rainfall in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in January: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (75mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March, April, May and June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and December (1 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in January: 24.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (27.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March and April (23.2°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in January: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2h

Months with most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).
Months with least sunshine are April and December (Average sunshine: 1).

Average UV index in January - Vila do Maio, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in January: 9

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).