January weather forecast and climate
Ritapinto, Colombia

Weather in January

January, like December, in Ritapinto, Colombia, is another warm winter month, with average temperature varying between 27.3°C (81.1°F) and 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still moderately hot 27.3°C (81.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Ritapinto, is 18.3°C (64.9°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at 29.2°C (84.6°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, pregnancy), and activity. 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.

Humidity

In Ritapinto, the average relative humidity is 68%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 9.3 days and typically collects 13mm (0.51") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is January, with an average of 7.6h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Ritapinto. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the 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 against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Ritapinto?

In January, in Ritapinto, Colombia, the average high-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.3°C (64.9°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 29.2°C (84.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Ritapinto?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Ritapinto?

In January, in Ritapinto, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout January, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Ritapinto?

The month with the least rainfall in Ritapinto, Colombia, is January when the rain falls for 9.3 days and typically collects 13mm (0.51") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Ritapinto have in January?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ritapinto?

The month with the least sunshine in Ritapinto is January, with an average of 7.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Ritapinto have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 7.6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Ritapinto are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Ritapinto?

Months with the lowest UV index in Ritapinto, Colombia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in January in Ritapinto?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (26.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 18.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (19.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (18.1°C).

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Average pressure in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 9.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (9.6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are September and October (4.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (65%).

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Average rainfall in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (135mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (26.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.1 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (11.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Ritapinto, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 32).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in January
Ritapinto, Colombia

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

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (9km).

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