Bogotá
Colombia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bogotá, Colombia

Aerial panorama of Bogotá city, Colombia surrounded by trees and The Andes Ranges in the distance
Aerial panorama of Bogotá city, Colombia surrounded by trees and The Andes Ranges in the distance
January is the driest and sunniest month of the year. It is also the month that receives the least amount of rainfall with precipitation averaging 50.8mm (2") of rain. Even with this limited rainfall, expect rain showers after every two or three days with a sufficient cloud cover in the afternoon of 78% to 80%.
Daily high temperatures settle at 21°C (69.8°F), while lows are 15°C (59°F) in January. Nights are a bit cold at 9°C (48.2°F). Sunshine hours are moderate as the city daily receives between 6.6 to 11 hours of sunlight.

What is the temperature in January in Bogotá?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 20.2°C (68.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.6°C (45.7°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bogotá?

In Bogotá, the average relative humidity in January is 75%.

How many days does it rain in January in Bogotá?

In January, in Bogotá, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout January, 50mm (2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Bogotá?

Months with the shortest days are January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in January is 11.9h.

What month has the most sunshine in Bogotá?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, January has the most sunshine of the year in Bogotá.

How long on average sun shines in January in Bogotá?

In Bogotá, the average sunshine in January is 5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bogotá?

Months with the highest UV index in Bogotá are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Bogotá, Colombia.

What is the UV index reading in January in Bogotá?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Bogotá, Colombia, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 20.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (20.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (18.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (9.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.6°C).

Average humidity in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are April, May and November (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (74%).

Average rainfall in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (137mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (35mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (21 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (9 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).
The month with least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in January - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).