January weather forecast and climate
Asmara, Eritrea

A golden appearance of Asmara, the capital of Eritrea
A golden appearance of Asmara, the capital of Eritrea
January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Asmara, Eritrea, with average temperature varying between 14°C (57.2°F) and 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Temperature

In Asmara, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still warm 23.8°C (74.8°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Asmara, Eritrea, is 62%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Asmara is January when the rain falls for 5.9 days and typically collects 9mm (0.35") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Asmara, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Asmara. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in January 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in January in Asmara?

In Asmara, in January, the average high-temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Asmara?

The average relative humidity in January in Asmara, Eritrea, is 62%.

How many days does it rain in January in Asmara?

In Asmara, Eritrea, during January, the rain falls for 5.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 9mm (0.35") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Asmara?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Asmara. Rain falls for 5.9 days and accumulates 9mm (0.35") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Asmara have in January?

In Asmara, Eritrea, the average length of the day in January is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Asmara?

In Asmara, Eritrea, the average sunshine in January is 9.9h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

How high is the UV index in January in Asmara?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Asmara, Eritrea, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average high temperature in January: 23.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (30.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

Average pressure in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average pressure in January: 1013.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1008.9mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (11.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (7.7km/h).

Average humidity in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average humidity in January: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (63%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (36%).

Average rainfall in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average rainfall in January: 9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (150mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (9mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.6 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average daylight in January: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

Average sunshine days in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.1 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are July and August (1.7 days).

Average UV index in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average UV index in January: 5

The month with the highest UV index is May (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average cloud cover in January: 11

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 29).
Months with the least cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 9).

Average visibility in January - Asmara, Eritrea
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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