Bengaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bengaluru, India

January, like December, in Bengaluru, India, is a moderately hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.3°C (59.5°F) and max 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still warm 27.6°C (81.7°F). In Bengaluru, India, the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 28.9°C (84°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Bengaluru, India. Rain falls for 0.2 days and accumulates 1.8mm (0.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bengaluru is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Bengaluru, India, is 8.5h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Bengaluru are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in January in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, in January, the average high-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in January is appraised at 28.9°C (84°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, India, the average relative humidity in January is 60%.

How many days does it rain in January in Bengaluru?

In January, in Bengaluru, the rain falls for 0.2 days. Throughout January, 1.8mm (0.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Bengaluru?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Bengaluru, India. Rain falls for 0.2 days and accumulates 1.8mm (0.1") of precipitation.

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

In January, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, the average sunshine in January is 8.5h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Bengaluru are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 10.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (26.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.3°C).

Average humidity in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average humidity in January: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (45%).

Average rainfall in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in January: 1.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (241mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.2 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.5h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in January - Bengaluru, India
  • Average UV index in January: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 10).