January weather forecast and climate
Kotagiri, India

January, like December, in Kotagiri, India, is a moderately hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 27.4°C (81.3°F) and min 15.4°C (59.7°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still warm 27.4°C (81.3°F). In Kotagiri, the average low-temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in January is estimated at 29.4°C (84.9°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. 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 particularly important for children. 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

The average relative humidity in January is 69%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Kotagiri. Rain falls for 5.8 days and accumulates 13mm (0.51") of precipitation.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days are January and December, with an average of 11.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Kotagiri, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Kotagiri?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Kotagiri, is 27.4°C (81.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in January is calculated to 29.4°C (84.9°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kotagiri?

In January, the average relative humidity is 69%.

How many days does it rain in January in Kotagiri?

In Kotagiri, in January, during 5.8 rainfall days, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Kotagiri?

The month with the least rainfall in Kotagiri, India, is January when the rain falls for 5.8 days and typically collects 13mm (0.51") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kotagiri?

Months with the shortest days are January and December, with an average of 11.5h of daylight.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kotagiri have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Kotagiri?

In Kotagiri, India, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (25.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 15.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.4°C).

Average pressure in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average pressure in January: 1013.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.4mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (1008.8mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average wind speed in January: 5.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (9.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.6km/h).

Average humidity in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (56%).

Average rainfall in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall in January: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (247mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (13mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.8 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

Average sunshine days in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average sunshine days in January: 22.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (0.8 days).

Average UV index in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average UV index in January: 6

The month with the highest UV index is March (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are October and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average cloud cover in January: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 13).

Average visibility in January - Kotagiri, India
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April and June (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October, November and December (8km).