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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Panama City, Panama

An aerial panoramic shot of the Panama City in Panama, with its beautiful waterfront, and distant mountains and islands
An aerial panoramic shot of the Panama City in Panama, with its beautiful waterfront, and distant mountains and islands
January, the same as December, in Panama City, Panama, is another tropical winter month, with average temperature varying between 33.4°C (92.1°F) and 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Temperature

In Panama City, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still tropical 33.4°C (92.1°F). In Panama City, the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Rainfall

In Panama City, during January, the rain falls for 2.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 29.3mm (1.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 131 rainfall days, and 1907.2mm (75.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Panama City, the average seawater temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Panama City, the average sunshine in January is 7.4h.

UV index

In Panama City, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in January in Panama City?

In Panama City, Panama, in January, the average high-temperature is 33.4°C (92.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Panama City?

In Panama City, in January, during 2.9 rainfall days, 29.3mm (1.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Panama City?

In Panama City, Panama, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.3°C (81.1°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Panama City have in January?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Panama City?

In Panama City, the average sunshine in January is 7.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Panama City?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average high temperature in January: 33.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (35.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (32.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.3°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and March (18.4°C).

Average rainfall in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average rainfall in January: 29.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (330.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (10.1mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (1.3 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (28.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26.3°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average daylight in January: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.4h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

Average UV index in January - Panama City, Panama
  • Average UV index in January: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).