Eilat
Israel
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Eilat, Israel

January, like December, is another pleasant winter month in Eilat, Israel, with average temperature ranging between min 9.6°C (49.3°F) and max 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.6°C (49.3°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Eilat, Israel, is 32%.

Rainfall

In Eilat, Israel, during 2.1 rainfall days, 3.5mm (0.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Eilat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 10.6 days and collects up to 28.7mm (1.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Eilat is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 7.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Eilat, Israel, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 in January interpret into the following advice:
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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Eilat?

With an average high-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 9.6°C (49.3°F), January is the coldest month in Eilat.

What is the temperature in January in Eilat?

In Eilat, Israel, in January, the average high-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Eilat?

In Eilat, the average relative humidity in January is 32%.

How much does it rain in Eilat in January?

In January, in Eilat, the rain falls for 2.1 days. Throughout January, 3.5mm (0.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in January in Eilat?

In Eilat, Israel, in January, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Eilat have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Eilat, Israel, is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Eilat have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Eilat is 7.4h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

How high is the UV index in January in Eilat?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Eilat is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average high temperature in January: 20.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (39.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 9.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.6°C).

Average humidity in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average humidity in January: 32%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (33%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (15%).

Average rainfall in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average rainfall in January: 3.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (6mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (2.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average sea temperature in January: 22°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average daylight in January: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.4h

Months with most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in January - Eilat, Israel
  • Average UV index in January: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).