Ambodifotatra
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ambodifotatra, Madagascar

January in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is a tropical summer month, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

January through March, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

January is the month with the most rainfall in Ambodifotatra. Rain falls for 20 days and accumulates 396mm (15.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ambodifotatra, the average water temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F).
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

The average length of the day is 13h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Ambodifotatra is 7h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in January transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Ambodifotatra?

January through March, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in Ambodifotatra.

What is the temperature in January in Ambodifotatra?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Ambodifotatra in January?

In Ambodifotatra, during January, the rain falls for 20 days and regularly aggregates up to 396mm (15.6") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Ambodifotatra?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Ambodifotatra. Rain falls for 20 days and accumulates 396mm (15.6") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in January in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average seawater temperature in January is 28.8°C (83.8°F). 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.

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

In Ambodifotatra, the average length of the day in January is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ambodifotatra have in January?

In Ambodifotatra, the average sunshine in January is 7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Ambodifotatra are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in January in Ambodifotatra?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in January: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March and December (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (17°C).

Average rainfall in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in January: 396mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (396mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (96mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in January: 20 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (16 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in January: 13h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are March, June and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).