Burutu
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Burutu, Nigeria

January in Burutu, Nigeria, is a very hot winter month, with average temperature varying between 23.9°C (75°F) and 35.3°C (95.5°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 35.3°C (95.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F), January is the warmest month.

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is appraised at a burning hot 49.1°C (120.4°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The least humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 66%.

Rainfall

In Burutu, during January, the rain falls for 13.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 30mm (1.18") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 304.4 rainfall days, and 1681mm (66.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Burutu, the average seawater temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 9.1h.

UV index

January through May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Burutu, Nigeria. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Burutu?

January is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 35.3°C (95.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.9°C (75°F).

What is the temperature in January in Burutu?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 35.3°C (95.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is evaluated at 49.1°C (120.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Burutu?

January is the least humid month in Burutu, Nigeria, with an average relative humidity of 66%.

What is the average humidity in January in Burutu?

In Burutu, Nigeria, the average relative humidity in January is 66%.

How many days does it rain in January in Burutu?

In January, in Burutu, the rain falls for 13.3 days. Throughout January, 30mm (1.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Burutu?

In Burutu, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.8°C (82°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.

What is the average length of the day in January in Burutu?

In January, the average length of the day in Burutu, Nigeria, is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Burutu?

In January, the average sunshine in Burutu is 9.1h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Burutu are January through May, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Burutu?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Burutu is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 35.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (35.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (25.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (23.2°C).

Average humidity in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in January: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (66%).

Average rainfall in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (264mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (21mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (30.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (13 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Burutu, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.1h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 3.7h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 6).