Maseru
Lesotho
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Maseru, Lesotho

A high view of the semi-desert city of Maseru in Lesotho with a clear sky
A high view of the semi-desert city of Maseru in Lesotho with a clear sky
January, the same as December, is a moderately hot summer month in Maseru, Lesotho, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26.1°C (79°F) and an average low of 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 26.1°C (79°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.8°C (58.6°F), January is the warmest month.

Humidity

In Maseru, the average relative humidity is 54%.

Rainfall

In Maseru, during January, the rain falls for 15.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.56") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 106.2 rainfall days, and 387mm (15.24") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Maseru snow does not fall in January through May, September through December.

Daylight

In Maseru, Lesotho, the average length of the day is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Maseru is 11.6h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the warmest month in Maseru?

January is the warmest month in Maseru, Lesotho, with an average high-temperature of 26.1°C (79°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.8°C (58.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Maseru?

In January, in Maseru, Lesotho, the average high-temperature is 26.1°C (79°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Maseru?

In Maseru, the average relative humidity in January is 54%.

How many days does it rain in January in Maseru?

In January, in Maseru, Lesotho, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout January, 65mm (2.56") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Maseru?

January through May, September through December are months without snowfall in Maseru.

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

In Maseru, Lesotho, the average length of the day in January is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Maseru?

In Maseru, the average sunshine in January is 11.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Maseru?

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Maseru.

How high is the UV index in January in Maseru?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (26.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (13.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (2.1°C).

Average humidity in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average humidity in January: 54%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (59%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (35%).

Average rainfall in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall in January: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (71mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (7mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall days in January: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (2.8 days).

Average snowfall in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average snowfall in January: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (7mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average snowfall days in January: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is June (0.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average daylight in January: 13.8h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 11.6h

The month with most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

Average UV index in January - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 3).