Santa Marta
Colombia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

June weather forecast and climate
Santa Marta, Colombia

June, the first month of the summer, in Santa Marta, is also a hot month, with average temperature varying between 32.7°C (90.9°F) and 24.6°C (76.3°F).

Temperature

In June, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in May - a still hot 32.7°C (90.9°F). In June, the average low-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a scorching 44.7°C (112.5°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape), 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 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. 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 June is 75%.

Rainfall

In Santa Marta, during June, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 53.1mm (2.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 76 rainfall days, and 499.3mm (19.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In June, the average sea temperature in Santa Marta, Colombia, is 28.7°C (83.7°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

June has the longest days of the year in Santa Marta, Colombia, with an average of 12.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Santa Marta is 7.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in June interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in June in Santa Marta?

The average high-temperature, in June, is 32.7°C (90.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in June is estimated at 44.7°C (112.5°F).

What is the average humidity in June in Santa Marta?

In June, the average relative humidity in Santa Marta, Colombia, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in June in Santa Marta?

In Santa Marta, in June, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 53.1mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in June in Santa Marta?

In June, the average sea temperature in Santa Marta is 28.7°C (83.7°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

When are the longest days in Santa Marta?

The month with the longest days is June, with an average of 12.8h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Santa Marta have in June?

In Santa Marta, Colombia, the average length of the day in June is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Marta have in June?

In Santa Marta, the average sunshine in June is 7.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Santa Marta?

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in June in Santa Marta?

In Santa Marta, the average daily maximum UV index in June is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in June: 32.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (33.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (31.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in June: 24.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°C).

Average humidity in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average humidity in June: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

Average rainfall in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in June: 53.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (108.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in June: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and October (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and March (1 days).

Average sea temperature in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average sea temperature in June: 28.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (25.7°C).

Average daylight in June / Average sunshine in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average daylight in June: 12.8h

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

  • Average sunshine in June: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 6.6h).

Average UV index in June - Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Average UV index in June: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).