Hithaadhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Hithaadhoo, Maldives

January, like December, is another hot winter month in Hithaadhoo, Maldives, with average temperature ranging between min 25°C (77°F) and max 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Hithaadhoo, Maldives, during 5 rainfall days, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Hithaadhoo are January, February, August, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Hithaadhoo, the average sunshine in January is 9h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Hithaadhoo. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What are the coldest months in Hithaadhoo?

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

What is the temperature in January in Hithaadhoo?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Hithaadhoo, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Hithaadhoo?

In Hithaadhoo, Maldives, in January, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 90mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Hithaadhoo?

Months with the coldest seawater in Hithaadhoo, Maldives, are January, February, August, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the water temperature in January in Hithaadhoo?

In January, the average sea temperature in Hithaadhoo is 28°C (82.4°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 Hithaadhoo?

The average length of the day in January in Hithaadhoo, Maldives, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Hithaadhoo have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Hithaadhoo is 9h.

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

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 reading in January in Hithaadhoo?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Hithaadhoo, Maldives, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Hithaadhoo, 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 - Hithaadhoo, 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 - Hithaadhoo, 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 - Hithaadhoo, 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, August, October and December (28°C).

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

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Hithaadhoo, 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).