January weather forecast and climate
Maitama, Nigeria

Weather in January

January, like December, in Maitama, Nigeria, is a very hot winter month, with average temperature varying between 19.8°C (67.6°F) and 36.9°C (98.4°F).

Temperature

In Maitama, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still sweltering 36.9°C (98.4°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Humidity

The least humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 24%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are January through November. January is the first month it rains in Maitama. Throughout January, in the average 0.6 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 167.7 rainfall days, and 874mm (34.41") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the 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 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 Maitama?

The least humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 24%.

What is the average humidity in January in Maitama?

In January, the average relative humidity is 24%.

When does it start to rain in Maitama?

January is the first month it rains in Maitama, Nigeria. Throughout January, in the average 0.6 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Maitama have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Maitama is 11.7h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Maitama?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Maitama?

In Maitama, Nigeria, the average sunshine in January is 10h.

How high is the UV index in January in Maitama?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Maitama is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average temperature in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 36.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (38.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°C).

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Average pressure in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average pressure in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.7mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are July and August (1012.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1008.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average wind speed in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in January: 6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.4km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average humidity in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in January: 24%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (24%).

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Average rainfall in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average rainfall in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.2 days).

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Maitama, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in January - Maitama, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in January: 29.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (30.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.9 days).

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Average UV index in January
Maitama, Nigeria

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

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

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Average cloud cover in January
Maitama, Nigeria

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

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 65).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in January
Maitama, Nigeria

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

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are August and September (7km).

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