January weather forecast and climate
El Pinal, Colombia

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in El Pinal, Colombia, is a hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 23.3°C (73.9°F) and max 34.2°C (93.6°F).

Temperature

In El Pinal, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still hot 34.2°C (93.6°F). The average low-temperature, in El Pinal, is 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a life-threatening hot 46.5°C (115.7°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, metabolic differences). 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. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In El Pinal, the average relative humidity in January is 68%.

Rainfall

Months with the least rainfall are January and February Rain falls for 11.6 days and accumulates 19mm (0.75") of rain.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days are January and December, with an average of 11.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

In El Pinal, the average sunshine is 8.5h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in El Pinal are January through September and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in January transform into the following instructions:
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 El Pinal?

The average high-temperature, in January, in El Pinal, Colombia, is 34.2°C (93.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is evaluated at 46.5°C (115.7°F).

What is the average humidity in January in El Pinal?

In January, the average relative humidity is 68%.

How many days does it rain in January in El Pinal?

In El Pinal, in January, during 11.6 rainfall days, 19mm (0.75") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in El Pinal?

Months with the least rainfall are January and February Rain falls for 11.6 days and accumulates 19mm (0.75") of rain.

What is the month with the shortest days in El Pinal?

January and December, with an average of 11.6h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in El Pinal.

How many hours of daylight does El Pinal have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in El Pinal is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in January in El Pinal?

In El Pinal, the average sunshine in January is 8.5h.

When is the highest UV index in El Pinal?

Months with the highest UV index in El Pinal are January through September and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in January in El Pinal?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average temperature in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 34.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (35.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (30.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (22.8°C).

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Average pressure in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average pressure in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1008.9mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.3mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February and December (1008.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May, June, November and December (6.1km/h).

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Average humidity in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average humidity in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (65%).

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Average rainfall in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 19mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (174mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (19mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.8 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 17.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (1.7 days).

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Average UV index in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average UV index in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average UV index in January: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are October and November (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 23

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in January
El Pinal, Colombia

Average visibility in January - El Pinal, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are August, September, October and November (8km).

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