January weather forecast and climate
Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo

January, the same as December, is another warm summer month in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, with average temperature ranging between max 23.6°C (74.5°F) and min 13.8°C (56.8°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still warm 23.6°C (74.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Bukavu, is 13.8°C (56.8°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 75%.

Rainfall

In January, in Bukavu, the rain falls for 28.2 days. Throughout January, 105mm (4.13") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bukavu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 294.8 days and collects up to 1224mm (48.19") of precipitation.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bukavu is 8.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Bukavu. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Bukavu?

In January, in Bukavu, the average high-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.8°C (56.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bukavu?

The average relative humidity in January in Bukavu is 75%.

How much does it rain in Bukavu in January?

In Bukavu, in January, during 28.2 rainfall days, 105mm (4.13") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in January in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bukavu have in January?

In Bukavu, the average sunshine in January is 8.9h.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Bukavu?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.

How high is the UV index in January in Bukavu?

In Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in January: 23.6°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (24.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (22.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 13.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (15.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (12.5°C).

Average pressure in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average pressure in January: 1013.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1012.5mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average wind speed in January: 4.7km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are May, June, July and August (5.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (4.1km/h).

Average humidity in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average humidity in January: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

Average rainfall in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in January: 105mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (167mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (21mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in January: 28.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and December (30.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (13.2 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in January: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.9h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.6h).

Average sunshine days in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average sunshine days in January: 1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (0.1 days).

Average UV index in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in January: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average cloud cover in January: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in January - Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

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