Bamako
Mali
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bamako, Mali

View of a park overlooking the River Niger and the city of Bamako, Mali
View of a park overlooking the River Niger and the city of Bamako, Mali
January, the same as December, in Bamako, Mali, is another hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 17°C (62.6°F) and max 33.4°C (92.1°F).

Temperature

In Bamako, the average high-temperature remains equal as in December - a still hot 33.4°C (92.1°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Bamako is 24%.

Rainfall

In Bamako, during 0.2 rainfall days, 0.6mm (0") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bamako, there are 73.7 rainfall days, and 991.3mm (39") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bamako, Mali, is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In Bamako, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bamako is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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.

What is the temperature in January in Bamako?

In January, in Bamako, the average high-temperature is 33.4°C (92.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Bamako?

The average relative humidity in January in Bamako, Mali, is 24%.

How much does it rain in Bamako in January?

In January, in Bamako, the rain falls for 0.2 days. Throughout January, 0.6mm (0") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Bamako have in January?

In Bamako, the average length of the day in January is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Bamako?

In January, the average sunshine in Bamako is 8.9h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Bamako?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Bamako is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average high temperature in January: 33.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (39.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (31.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 17°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (16.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average humidity in January: 24%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (20%).

Average rainfall in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average rainfall in January: 0.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (290.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.5mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (0.1 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.9h

Months with most sunshine are February and November (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in January - Bamako, Mali
  • Average UV index in January: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).