Ari Atoll
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ari Atoll, Maldives

January, the same as December, in Ari Atoll, Maldives, is a hot winter month, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout January, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Ari Atoll, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January, February, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Ari Atoll. 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

January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Ari Atoll.

Sunshine

In Ari Atoll, the average sunshine in January is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Ari Atoll are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the coldest months in Ari Atoll?

The coldest months in Ari Atoll, Maldives, are January, June through December, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

What is the temperature in January in Ari Atoll?

In January, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Ari Atoll?

In January, in Ari Atoll, Maldives, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout January, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Ari Atoll?

Months with the coldest seawater are January, February, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the water temperature in January in Ari Atoll?

In Ari Atoll, Maldives, in January, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ari Atoll?

January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Ari Atoll.

What is the average length of the day in January in Ari Atoll?

In January, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Ari Atoll?

The average sunshine in January in Ari Atoll is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Ari Atoll?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Ari Atoll?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ari Atoll is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in January: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (25°C).

Average rainfall in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in January: 90mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (229mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in January - Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).