January weather forecast
Akumal, Mexico

Weather in January

January, like December, in Akumal, Mexico, is a moderately hot winter month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 26.7°C (80.1°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 26.7°C (80.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Akumal, during January, the rain falls for 17.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 49mm (1.93") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Akumal, there are 211.1 rainfall days, and 823mm (32.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The months with the coldest seawater in Akumal are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°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

The average length of the day in January is 11h and 4min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:20 pm. On the last day of January, in Akumal, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:40 pm EST.

Sunshine

With an average of 7.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Akumal.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 the 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 coldest month in Akumal?

With an average high-temperature of 26.7°C (80.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F), January is the coldest month in Akumal, Mexico.

What is the average humidity in January in Akumal?

In January, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in January in Akumal?

In Akumal, Mexico, in January, it is raining for 17.4 days, with typically 49mm (1.93") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Akumal?

The months with the coldest seawater in Akumal, Mexico, are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in January in Akumal?

In Akumal, the average seawater temperature in January is 26°C (78.8°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.

How many hours of daylight does Akumal have in January?

In Akumal, Mexico, the average day length in January is 11h and 4min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Akumal?

On the first day of January in Akumal, Mexico, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:20 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:40 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Akumal?

With an average of 7.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Akumal, Mexico.

How long on average sun shines in January in Akumal?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Akumal, Mexico, is 7.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Akumal?

January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Akumal, Mexico.

What is the UV index reading in January in Akumal?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average temperature in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.8°C).

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Average pressure in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average pressure in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average pressure in January: 1017.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1012.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average wind speed in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (10km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average humidity in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and October (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (73%).

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Average rainfall in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average rainfall in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in January: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (139mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (21mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average rainfall days in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in January: 17.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (23.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (11.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average sea temperature in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (26°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average daylight in January: 11h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.9h

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average sunshine days in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average sunshine days in January: 10.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (4.6 days).

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Average UV index in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average UV index in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average UV index in January: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average cloud cover in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average cloud cover in January: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in January
Akumal, Mexico

Average visibility in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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

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