Malabo
Equatorial Guinea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
January in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, is a tropical winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.2°C (86.4°F) and min 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Temperature

In Malabo, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). In January, in Malabo, the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Malabo is 88%.

Rainfall

In Malabo, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 39mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 163 rainfall days, and 1838mm (72.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days in Malabo are January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 3.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Malabo are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in January 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in January in Malabo?

In January, in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the average high-temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Malabo?

The average relative humidity in January in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, is 88%.

How many days does it rain in January in Malabo?

In January, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout January, 39mm (1.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Malabo?

In January, the average sea temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Malabo?

Months with the shortest days in Malabo are January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Malabo have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Malabo is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Malabo have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 3.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Malabo?

Months with the highest UV index in Malabo are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in January in Malabo?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31.3°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (20.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, August and December (20.3°C).

Average humidity in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average humidity in January: 88%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (86%).

Average rainfall in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall in January: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (263mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (30mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and December (4 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 3.9h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 1.4h).

Average UV index in January - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).