January weather forecast and climate
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot summer month in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, with average temperature ranging between max 28.3°C (82.9°F) and min 25.6°C (78.1°F).

Temperature

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average high-temperature in January is relatively the same as in December - a still moderately hot 28.3°C (82.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Cap Malheureux, is 25.6°C (78.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a tropical 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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 particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January through March, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is January when the rain falls for 18.9 days and typically aggregates up to 97mm (3.82") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Cap Malheureux, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.5°C (81.5°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

The average length of the day in Cap Malheureux is 13.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 9.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through April and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Cap Malheureux?

In January, in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average high-temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.6°C (78.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is appraised at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What are the most humid months in Cap Malheureux?

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 78%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in January in Cap Malheureux?

In January, the average relative humidity in Cap Malheureux is 78%.

What is the wettest month in Cap Malheureux?

January is the month with the most rainfall in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius. Rain falls for 18.9 days and accumulates 97mm (3.82") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Cap Malheureux in January?

In January, the rain falls for 18.9 days. Throughout January, 97mm (3.82") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.5°C (81.5°F). 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.

What is the average length of the day in January in Cap Malheureux?

In January, the average length of the day is 13.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Cap Malheureux?

In January, the average sunshine in Cap Malheureux is 9.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Cap Malheureux?

Months with the highest UV index are January through April and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average temperature in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (23.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 25.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.3°C).

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Average pressure in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average pressure in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1021mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average wind speed in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in January: 18.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (23.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (17.1km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average humidity in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (73%).

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Average rainfall in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in January: 97mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (97mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (9.5 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (23.5°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in January: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.6h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in January: 8.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.2 days).

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Average UV index in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average UV index in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in January: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in January: 44

Months with the most cloud cover are January and March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in January
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average visibility in January - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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

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