January weather forecast and climate
Porujema, Colombia

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Porujema, Colombia, is another tropical winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30.8°C (87.4°F) and an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still tropical 30.8°C (87.4°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a sweltering 37.7°C (99.9°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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. 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

In Porujema, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In January, in Porujema, Colombia, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout January, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 234.1 rainfall days, and 740mm (29.13") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 7.2h of sunshine.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index in Porujema, Colombia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 Porujema?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Porujema, is 30.8°C (87.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in January is calculated to 37.7°C (99.9°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Porujema?

The average relative humidity in January in Porujema, Colombia, is 72%.

How many days does it rain in January in Porujema?

In Porujema, Colombia, in January, during 11.2 rainfall days, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in January is 11.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Porujema?

With an average of 7.2h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Porujema.

How many hours of sunshine does Porujema have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Porujema, Colombia, is 7.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Porujema?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

When is the lowest UV index in Porujema?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in January in Porujema?

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

Average temperature in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.4°C).

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Average pressure in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 14.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Porujema, Colombia

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (67%).

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Average rainfall in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (171mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.7 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 13.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average UV index in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average UV index in January: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Porujema, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Porujema, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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