Colva
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Colva, India

January, like December, is another hot winter month in Colva, India, with average temperature fluctuating between 32.4°C (90.3°F) and 21.7°C (71.1°F).
The perfect water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) with 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall and only 0.9 rainfall days, makes January a great period for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Colva, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still hot 32.4°C (90.3°F). In January, in Colva, India, the average low-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in January is evaluated at a very hot 37.1°C (98.8°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity in Colva are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 57%.

Rainfall

January is the last month it rains. During 0.9 rainfall days, Colva aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. In Colva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 151.4 days and collects up to 1319mm (51.93") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
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 Colva, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

January and February, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Colva are January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in January in Colva?

In Colva, in January, the average high-temperature is 32.4°C (90.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in January is appraised at 37.1°C (98.8°F).

What are the least humid months in Colva?

Months with the lowest humidity in Colva are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 57%.

What is the average humidity in January in Colva?

The average relative humidity in January in Colva, India, is 57%.

What is the last month it rains in Colva?

January is the last month it rains in Colva, India. During 0.9 rainfall days, in January, Colva aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Colva?

January through March, July through September and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Colva.

What is the water temperature in January in Colva?

In January, the average sea temperature in Colva is 28°C (82.4°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 Colva?

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

What are the months with the most sunshine in Colva?

January and February, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Colva, India.

How many hours of sunshine does Colva have in January?

In Colva, India, the average sunshine in January is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Colva?

January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in January in Colva?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Colva, India
  • Average high temperature in January: 32.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (27.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.7°C).

Average humidity in January - Colva, India
  • Average humidity in January: 57%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (57%).

Average rainfall in January - Colva, India
  • Average rainfall in January: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (351mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Colva, India
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Colva, India
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September and December (28°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Colva, India
  • Average daylight in January: 11.3h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 10h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average UV index in January - Colva, India
  • Average UV index in January: 7

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