Gibraltar
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Gibraltar, Gibraltar

A scenic shot of the Gibraltar Rock in Gibraltar
A scenic shot of the Gibraltar Rock in Gibraltar
January, like December, in Gibraltar, Gibraltar, is another comfortable winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 16°C (60.8°F) and 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 10°C (50°F).

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall in Gibraltar. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 152mm (6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Gibraltar, the average water temperature is 16.3°C (61.3°F). For most, swimming in 16.3°C (61.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Gibraltar, the average length of the day in January is 10h.

Sunshine

January, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Gibraltar. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 coldest month in Gibraltar?

January is the coldest month in Gibraltar, with an average high-temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 10°C (50°F).

What is the temperature in January in Gibraltar?

In Gibraltar, in January, the average high-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

How much does it rain in Gibraltar in January?

In Gibraltar, in January, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 152mm (6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Gibraltar?

The month with the most rainfall in Gibraltar is January when the rain falls for 10 days and typically aggregates up to 152mm (6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Gibraltar?

In Gibraltar, in January, the average water temperature is 16.3°C (61.3°F). For most, swimming in 16.3°C (61.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

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

The average length of the day in January is 10h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gibraltar?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Gibraltar?

In January, the average sunshine in Gibraltar, Gibraltar, is 6h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in January in Gibraltar?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average high temperature in January: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10°C).

Average rainfall in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average rainfall in January: 152mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (152mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March and December (10 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average sea temperature in January: 16.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average daylight in January: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Gibraltar, Gibraltar
  • Average UV index in January: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).