January weather forecast and climate
Maravillas, Colombia

Weather in January

January, like December, is another tropical winter month in Maravillas, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between max 31.4°C (88.5°F) and min 19.4°C (66.9°F).

Temperature

In Maravillas, Colombia, the average high-temperature in January is relatively the same as in December - a still tropical 31.4°C (88.5°F). In January, in Maravillas, Colombia, the average low-temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a sweltering 39.4°C (102.9°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy 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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, pregnancy). 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 Maravillas is 72%.

Rainfall

In Maravillas, in January, it is raining for 21.9 days, with typically 144mm (5.67") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 279.7 rainfall days, and 2063mm (81.22") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

January and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Maravillas is 8.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, May through July, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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. 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 Maravillas?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Maravillas, Colombia, is 31.4°C (88.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.4°C (66.9°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 39.4°C (102.9°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Maravillas?

In January, the average relative humidity in Maravillas is 72%.

How much does it rain in Maravillas in January?

In Maravillas, in January, it is raining for 21.9 days, with typically 144mm (5.67") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Maravillas?

January and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Maravillas, Colombia.

How many hours of daylight does Maravillas have in January?

In Maravillas, Colombia, the average length of the day in January is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Maravillas?

In Maravillas, the average sunshine in January is 8.7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Maravillas?

January through March, May through July, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Maravillas, Colombia.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Maravillas?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Maravillas is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (30.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1013mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are June and July (1013.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 3.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (3.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (2.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (59%).

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Average rainfall in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 144mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (283mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (106mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 21.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (28 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (18.8 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.8h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.8h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (11.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average UV index in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average UV index in January: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 43).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Maravillas, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Maravillas, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are July and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October and November (8km).

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