January weather forecast
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, with an average temperature fluctuating between 26.3°C (79.3°F) and 21.1°C (70°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.1°C (70°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 18.3 days. Throughout January, 45mm (1.77") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sosúa, there are 229.2 rainfall days, and 719mm (28.31") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 26.2°C (79.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Sosúa, the average length of the day in January is 11h and 6min.
On the first day of January in Sosúa, sunrise is at 07:16 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:17 and sunset at 18:33 AST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January in Sosúa is 8.6h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Sosúa are January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Sosúa?

With an average high-temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 21.1°C (70°F), January is the coldest month in Sosúa.

What are the most humid months in Sosúa?

The months with the highest humidity in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%.

What is the average humidity in January in Sosúa?

In Sosúa, the average relative humidity in January is 81%.

How many days does it rain in January in Sosúa?

In Sosúa, in January, it is raining for 18.3 days, with typically 45mm (1.77") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Sosúa?

In January, the average sea temperature in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is 26.2°C (79.2°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.

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

In January, the average day length is 11h and 6min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Sosúa?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:16 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:17 and sunset at 18:33 AST.

How many hours of sunshine does Sosúa have in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Sosúa, Dominican Republic, is 8.6h.

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

January through April, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in January in Sosúa?

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

Average temperature in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average temperature in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (20.9°C).

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Average pressure in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average pressure in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average pressure in January: 1017.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1013mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average wind speed in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average wind speed in January: 13.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (17.3km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are October and November (11.5km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average humidity in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average humidity in January: 81%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (77%).

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Average rainfall in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average rainfall in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall in January: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (100mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (39mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average rainfall days in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (15.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average sea temperature in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (25.8°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average daylight in January: 11h and 6min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 19min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 58min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average sunshine days in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average sunshine days in January: 8.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (9.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average UV index in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average UV index in January: 6

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average cloud cover in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average cloud cover in January: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 37).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in January
Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Average visibility in January - Sosúa, Dominican Republic
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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

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