January weather forecast and climate
Opogado, Colombia

Weather in January

January in Opogado, Colombia, is a hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30.2°C (86.4°F) and an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Temperature

In Opogado, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a hot 30.2°C (86.4°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to an extremely hot 40.2°C (104.4°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Opogado, Colombia, is 86%.

Rainfall

In Opogado, during 27.1 rainfall days, 134mm (5.28") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Opogado, during the entire year, the rain falls for 344.5 days and collects up to 3074mm (121.02") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Opogado, the average length of the day is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In Opogado, Colombia, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Opogado are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Opogado?

In January, in Opogado, Colombia, the average high-temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at 40.2°C (104.4°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Opogado?

The average relative humidity in January in Opogado, Colombia, is 86%.

How many days does it rain in January in Opogado?

In January, in Opogado, the rain falls for 27.1 days. Throughout January, 134mm (5.28") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Opogado?

In Opogado, the average sunshine in January is 8h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Opogado, Colombia, are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in January in Opogado?

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

Average temperature in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (30.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are September, October, November and December (29.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (22.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is November (21.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1010mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1010.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1009.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 4.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (5.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (3.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June and September (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (85%).

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Average rainfall in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 134mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (365mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (97mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 27.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (30 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (25.9 days).

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

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 2.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (2.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (0.5 days).

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Average UV index in January
Opogado, Colombia

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 55).

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Average visibility in January
Opogado, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Opogado, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 7km

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

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