January weather forecast and climate
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Las Empanadas, Colombia, is a hot winter month, with average temperature varying between 33.2°C (91.8°F) and 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still hot 33.2°C (91.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is calculated to a blazing hot 47.9°C (118.2°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like clothing, metabolic differences, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Las Empanadas is 78%.

Rainfall

In Las Empanadas, during January, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (2.99") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Las Empanadas, Colombia, there are 335.3 rainfall days, and 2278mm (89.69") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Las Empanadas is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, March, May, June, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Las Empanadas?

In Las Empanadas, in January, the average high-temperature is 33.2°C (91.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is appraised at 47.9°C (118.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Las Empanadas?

In January, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in January in Las Empanadas?

In Las Empanadas, Colombia, during January, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (2.99") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Las Empanadas?

In January, the average length of the day in Las Empanadas, Colombia, is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Las Empanadas?

The average sunshine in January in Las Empanadas, Colombia, is 8.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Las Empanadas?

Months with the lowest UV index in Las Empanadas are January, March, May, June, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in January in Las Empanadas?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Las Empanadas is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 33.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (24.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are October, November and December (22.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1009.2mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are May and June (5.1km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (76%).

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Average rainfall in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 76mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (265mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (75mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 23.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (30.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (22.3 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are April and November (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average UV index in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average UV index in January: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 60).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in January
Las Empanadas, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Las Empanadas, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

The month with the highest visibility is February (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is November (6km).

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