January weather forecast
Abuja, Nigeria

The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a very hot winter month in Abuja, Nigeria, with an average temperature ranging between max 37.6°C (99.7°F) and min 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still sweltering 37.6°C (99.7°F). The average low-temperature, in Abuja, is 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Humidity

The least humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 21%.

Rainfall

In Abuja, rain does not fall in January and December.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 11h and 40min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:45 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of January, sunrise is at 06:51 and sunset at 18:36 WAT.

Sunshine

January, February, November and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Abuja, Nigeria.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Abuja, Nigeria, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Abuja?

With an average relative humidity of 21%, January is the least humid month in Abuja, Nigeria.

What is the average humidity in January in Abuja?

In January, the average relative humidity is 21%.

What is the driest month in Abuja?

January and December are months without rainfall.

Does it rain in Abuja in January?

In Abuja, in January, it doesn't rain. In February, it rains.

How many hours of daylight does Abuja have in January?

In Abuja, Nigeria, the average day length in January is 11h and 40min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Abuja?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:45 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:51 and sunset at 18:36 WAT.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Abuja?

The months with the most sunshine in Abuja, Nigeria, are January, February, November and December, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Abuja have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January in Abuja, Nigeria, is 10h.

How high is the UV index in January in Abuja?

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

Average temperature in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 37.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (39.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.5°C).

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Average pressure in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average pressure in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1008.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average wind speed in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in January: 7.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.8km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average humidity in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in January: 21%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (21%).

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Average rainfall in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average rainfall in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (194mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11h and 40min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 39min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 10h and 0min

The months with the most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 10h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in January: 30.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (2.8 days).

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Average UV index in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average UV index in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in January: 7

The months with the highest UV index are February, March and April (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average cloud cover in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average cloud cover in January: 3

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 2).

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Average visibility in January
Abuja, Nigeria

Average visibility in January - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is August (7km).

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