January weather forecast and climate
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Mahibadhoo, Maldives, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26.9°C (80.4°F) and an average high of 27.6°C (81.7°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 30.6°C (87.1°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Mahibadhoo, Maldives, the average relative humidity in January is 76%.

Rainfall

In Mahibadhoo, Maldives,, it is raining for 12.8 days, with typically 40mm (1.57") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 212.8 rainfall days, and 1178mm (46.38") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°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

Months with the shortest days in Mahibadhoo are January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 8.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Mahibadhoo are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Mahibadhoo?

With an average high-temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F), January is the coldest month in Mahibadhoo.

What is the temperature in January in Mahibadhoo?

In January, in Mahibadhoo, the average high-temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 26.9°C (80.4°F). In January, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 30.6°C (87.1°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Mahibadhoo?

The average relative humidity in January is 76%.

How many days does it rain in January in Mahibadhoo?

In Mahibadhoo, in January, during 12.8 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Mahibadhoo?

January is the month with the coldest seawater in Mahibadhoo, Maldives, with an average sea temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in January in Mahibadhoo?

In January, the average sea temperature in Mahibadhoo is 28.2°C (82.8°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 month with the shortest days in Mahibadhoo?

Months with the shortest days in Mahibadhoo are January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Mahibadhoo have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Mahibadhoo, Maldives, is 8.8h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Mahibadhoo are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Mahibadhoo?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Mahibadhoo is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average temperature in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (28.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (26.9°C).

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Average pressure in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average pressure in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is May (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average wind speed in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average wind speed in January: 20km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (20.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (12.9km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average humidity in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average humidity in January: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (74%).

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Average rainfall in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average rainfall in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in January: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (180mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (38mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average rainfall days in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (23.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average sea temperature in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.2°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average sunshine days in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sunshine days in January: 13.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (5.3 days).

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Average UV index in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average UV index in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average UV index in January: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average cloud cover in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average cloud cover in January: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 45).
Months with the least cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in January
Mahibadhoo, Maldives

Average visibility in January - Mahibadhoo, Maldives
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is November (9km).

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