Kunfunadhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kunfunadhoo, Maldives

January, the same as December, in Kunfunadhoo, Maldives, is a hot winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 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 Kunfunadhoo, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 90mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

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

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index 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 the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the coldest months in Kunfunadhoo?

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

What is the temperature in January in Kunfunadhoo?

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

How much does it rain in Kunfunadhoo in January?

In Kunfunadhoo, Maldives, in January, during 5 rainfall days, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Kunfunadhoo?

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

In Kunfunadhoo, the average seawater temperature in January 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.

How many hours of daylight does Kunfunadhoo have in January?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Kunfunadhoo?

In January, the average sunshine in Kunfunadhoo, Maldives, is 9h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Kunfunadhoo?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Kunfunadhoo is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kunfunadhoo, 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 - Kunfunadhoo, 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 - Kunfunadhoo, 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 - Kunfunadhoo, 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 - Kunfunadhoo, 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 - Kunfunadhoo, 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).