Kuramathi
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kuramathi, Maldives

A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
A small boat on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean in Kuramathi, Maldives, and a small island
January, the same as December, in Kuramathi, Maldives, is another hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 25°C (77°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 93mm (3.7") of accumulated rainfall, make January the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Kuramathi, during 5 rainfall days, 93mm (3.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kuramathi, Maldives, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1933mm (76.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January, February, October and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°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

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuramathi, Maldives, is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kuramathi are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in January interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Kuramathi?

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

What is the temperature in January in Kuramathi?

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

How much does it rain in Kuramathi in January?

In January, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout January, 93mm (3.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Kuramathi?

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

What is the sea water temperature in January in Kuramathi?

In Kuramathi, 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 Kuramathi?

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

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

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Kuramathi?

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

When is the highest UV index in Kuramathi?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Kuramathi?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March, April and May (31°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 - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in January: 93mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (226mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (66mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kuramathi, 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 - Kuramathi, 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 - Kuramathi, Maldives
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
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 - Kuramathi, 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).