January weather forecast and climate
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Weather in January

January, like December, in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia, is another warm winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 28.6°C (83.5°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still moderately hot 28.6°C (83.5°F). In Santa Geltrudes, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is calculated to a torrid 35.5°C (95.9°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

In Santa Geltrudes, during 30.7 rainfall days, 283mm (11.14") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia, there are 346.3 rainfall days, and 3059mm (120.43") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

January, February, November and December, with an average of 12h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia.

Sunshine

In Santa Geltrudes, Colombia, the average sunshine in January is 6h.

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. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in January transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Santa Geltrudes?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Santa Geltrudes, is 28.6°C (83.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in January is appraised at 35.5°C (95.9°F).

What are the most humid months in Santa Geltrudes?

January, May and December, with an average relative humidity of 89%, are most humid months in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia.

What is the average humidity in January in Santa Geltrudes?

The average relative humidity in January in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia, is 89%.

How many days does it rain in January in Santa Geltrudes?

In January, the rain falls for 30.7 days. Throughout January, 283mm (11.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Santa Geltrudes?

Months with the shortest days are January, February, November and December, with an average of 12h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Santa Geltrudes have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Santa Geltrudes, Colombia, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Geltrudes have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Santa Geltrudes is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Santa Geltrudes?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Santa Geltrudes?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Santa Geltrudes.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Santa Geltrudes?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Santa Geltrudes is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average temperature in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (29.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are November and December (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.7°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (23°C).

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Average pressure in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average pressure in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.3mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are August and September (1011.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average wind speed in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (7.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are March and April (6.1km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average humidity in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average humidity in January: 89%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, May and December (89%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and August (87%).

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Average rainfall in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average rainfall in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in January: 283mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (334mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (170mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average rainfall days in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 30.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (30.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (26.7 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average daylight in January: 12h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are January, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average sunshine days in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 0.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (3.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (0.1 days).

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Average UV index in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average UV index in January - Santa Geltrudes, 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
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average cloud cover in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 64

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).

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Average visibility in January
Santa Geltrudes, Colombia

Average visibility in January - Santa Geltrudes, Colombia
  • Average visibility in January: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, April and May (7km).

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