Managua
Nicaragua
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Managua, Nicaragua

An ancient building in Central Square in Managua, Nicaragua, viewed from across the road under a tree
An ancient building in Central Square in Managua, Nicaragua, viewed from across the road under a tree
January, the same as December, in Managua, Nicaragua, is a hot winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a torrid 37.3°C (99.1°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Managua, Nicaragua, is 69%.

Rainfall

In Managua, Nicaragua, in January, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 9mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 90 rainfall days, and 1204mm (47.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 8.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 10 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in January in Managua?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Managua, Nicaragua, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.4°C (68.7°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Managua?

In January, the average relative humidity is 69%.

How much does it rain in Managua in January?

In January, in Managua, Nicaragua, the rain falls for 1 days. Throughout January, 9mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Managua have in January?

In Managua, the average length of the day in January is 11.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Managua have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Managua, Nicaragua, is 8.5h.

How high is the UV index in January in Managua?

In Managua, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Managua, Nicaragua
  • Average high temperature in January: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (34.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is September (30.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (20°C).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61%).

Average rainfall in January - Managua, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall in January: 9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (280mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Managua, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March, April and December (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Managua, Nicaragua
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.5h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in January - Managua, Nicaragua
  • Average UV index in January: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).