January weather forecast and climate
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Weather in January

January in Salto Del Mico, Colombia, is a hot winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 21.8°C (71.2°F) and 30.2°C (86.4°F).

Temperature

In Salto Del Mico, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Salto Del Mico, Colombia, is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a blistering 40.2°C (104.4°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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like wind, metabolic differences, clothing, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Salto Del Mico is 86%.

Rainfall

In Salto Del Mico, during January, the rain falls for 27.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 134mm (5.28") of precipitation. In Salto Del Mico, during the entire year, the rain falls for 344.5 days and collects up to 3074mm (121.02") of precipitation.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days in Salto Del Mico are January and December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health 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. 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. 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 Salto Del Mico?

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

What is the average humidity in January in Salto Del Mico?

In Salto Del Mico, Colombia, the average relative humidity in January is 86%.

How much does it rain in Salto Del Mico in January?

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

What is the month with the shortest days in Salto Del Mico?

Months with the shortest days in Salto Del Mico are January and December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in January in Salto Del Mico?

The average length of the day in January in Salto Del Mico is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Salto Del Mico?

The average sunshine in January is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Salto Del Mico?

January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Salto Del Mico.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Salto Del Mico?

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

Average temperature in January
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Salto Del Mico, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with the shortest days are January and 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average UV index in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Salto Del Mico, 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
Salto Del Mico, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Salto Del Mico, 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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