January weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

January, the same as December, in Kano, Nigeria, is another tropical winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.1°C (86.2°F) and min 13°C (55.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Kano, is 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

January, November and December are months without rainfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kano, Nigeria, is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary 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. 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 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in January in Kano?

In January, in Kano, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

Does it rain in Kano in January?

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

What is the driest month in Kano?

January, November and December are months without rainfall in Kano.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kano have in January?

In January, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Kano?

In Kano, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 13°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average UV index in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • 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).