January weather forecast
Granada, Nicaragua

Weather in January

January in Granada, Nicaragua, is a tropical winter month, with an average temperature ranging between max 30.5°C (86.9°F) and min 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a tropical 30.5°C (86.9°F). In January, in Granada, the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in January is appraised at a sweltering 36°C (96.8°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. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, pregnancy, metabolic differences). 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity in Granada, Nicaragua, is 69%.

Rainfall

January through March are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 5.5 days and typically aggregates up to 4mm (0.16") of rain.

Daylight

In Granada, the average length of the day in January is 11h and 31min.
On the first day of January in Granada, Nicaragua, sunrise is at 06:04 and sunset at 17:30. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:08 and sunset at 17:45 CST.

Sunshine

With an average of 6.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Granada.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Granada. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Granada?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Granada, Nicaragua, is 30.5°C (86.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in January is appraised at 36°C (96.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Granada?

In January, the average relative humidity in Granada is 69%.

What is the driest month in Granada?

January through March are months with the least rain in Granada, Nicaragua, when the rain falls for 5.5 days and typically aggregates up to 4mm (0.16") of rain.

How much does it rain in Granada in January?

In Granada, Nicaragua, in January, it is raining for 5.5 days, with typically 4mm (0.16") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Granada have in January?

In Granada, Nicaragua, the average day length in January is 11h and 31min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Granada?

On the first day of January in Granada, sunrise is at 06:04 and sunset at 17:30. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:08 and sunset at 17:45 CST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Granada?

With an average of 6.9h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in January in Granada?

In Granada, the average sunshine duration in January is 6.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Granada?

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

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

The months with the lowest UV index in Granada, Nicaragua, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in January in Granada?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average temperature in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (29.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.3°C).

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Average pressure in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average pressure in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average pressure in January: 1012.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average wind speed in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average wind speed in January: 17.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (18.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (7.9km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average humidity in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (84%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are March and April (62%).

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Average rainfall in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average rainfall in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall in January: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (353mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and March (4mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average rainfall days in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.9 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average daylight in January: 11h and 31min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 49min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 26min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6.9h

The month with the most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average sunshine days in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average sunshine days in January: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (24.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (0.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average UV index in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average UV index in January: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average cloud cover in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average cloud cover in January: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 23).

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Average visibility in January
Granada, Nicaragua

Average visibility in January - Granada, Nicaragua
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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

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