Tangier
Morocco
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Tangier, Morocco

January, like December, in Tangier, Morocco, is another enjoyable winter month, with average temperature varying between 16.9°C (62.4°F) and 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 16.9°C (62.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 11.2 days. Throughout January, 103.5mm (4.1") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Tangier, there are 87.6 rainfall days, and 735.9mm (29") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Tangier, Morocco, in January, the average water temperature is 17.2°C (63°F).
Note: Swimming in 17.2°C (63°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 5.5h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Tangier. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the coldest month in Tangier?

With an average high-temperature of 16.9°C (62.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 8.5°C (47.3°F), January is the coldest month in Tangier.

What is the temperature in January in Tangier?

In Tangier, in January, the average high-temperature is 16.9°C (62.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.5°C (47.3°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Tangier?

In Tangier, Morocco, during January, the rain falls for 11.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 103.5mm (4.1") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Tangier?

In January, the average sea temperature is 17.2°C (63°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 17.2°C (63°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Tangier have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Tangier is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Tangier?

In January, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Tangier.

How high is the UV index in January in Tangier?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Tangier is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average high temperature in January: 16.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 8.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.5°C).

Average rainfall in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall in January: 103.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (134.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2.1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0.8 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average sea temperature in January: 17.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.3°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average daylight in January: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in January - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).