January weather forecast
Timbuktu, Mali

Weather in January

January, like December, is a hot winter month in Timbuktu, Mali, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 13°C (55.4°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

In Timbuktu, in January, it is raining for 0.1 days, with typically 0.6mm (0.02") of accumulated precipitation. In Timbuktu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 25.3 days and collects up to 182.8mm (7.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Timbuktu, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Timbuktu is 8.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Timbuktu is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Timbuktu?

January is the coldest month in Timbuktu, Mali, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F) and an average low-temperature of 13°C (55.4°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Timbuktu?

In Timbuktu, in January, during 0.1 rainfall days, 0.6mm (0.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in January in Timbuktu, Mali, is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Timbuktu?

In January, the average sunshine in Timbuktu is 8.5h.

How high is the UV index in January in Timbuktu?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Timbuktu is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Timbuktu, Mali

Average temperature in January - Timbuktu, Mali
  • Average high temperature in January: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 13°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (27.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13°C).

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Average rainfall in January
Timbuktu, Mali

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (73.6mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February, March and November (0.1mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Timbuktu, Mali

Average rainfall days in January - Timbuktu, Mali
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (8.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Timbuktu, Mali

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Timbuktu, Mali
  • Average daylight in January: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.5h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.8h).

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Average UV index in January
Timbuktu, Mali

Average UV index in January - Timbuktu, Mali
  • Average UV index in January: 9

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).

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