Akumal
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Akumal, Mexico

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Akumal, Mexico, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18°C (64.4°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January, February and December, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In Akumal, during 7 rainfall days, 74mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Akumal, during the entire year, the rain falls for 107 days and collects up to 1421mm (55.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

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

Daylight

In Akumal, the average length of the day in January is 11.1h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Akumal are January, September through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Akumal is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Akumal?

January, February and December, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the coldest months in Akumal, Mexico.

What is the temperature in January in Akumal?

In January, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Akumal?

In January, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout January, 74mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

Through and March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).

What is the water temperature in January in Akumal?

In Akumal, in January, the average water temperature 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, the average length of the day in January is 11.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Akumal?

January, September through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Akumal.

How long on average sun shines in January in Akumal?

In Akumal, the average sunshine in January is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Akumal?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Akumal is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in January: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and August (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (18°C).

Average rainfall in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in January: 74mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (232mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (38mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3 days).

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

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average daylight in January: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average UV index in January: 8

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).