January weather forecast and climate
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Weather in January

January, like December, in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, is another warm winter month, with average temperature varying between 27°C (80.6°F) and 21°C (69.8°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F).

Rainfall

In Port Elizabeth, in January, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 130mm (5.12") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 200 rainfall days, and 2447mm (96.34") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Port Elizabeth, the average seawater temperature in January is 27.6°C (81.7°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 11.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth are January through May, July, August, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Port Elizabeth is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Port Elizabeth?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in January in Port Elizabeth?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 27°C (80.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Port Elizabeth?

In January, in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the rain falls for 16 days. Throughout January, 130mm (5.12") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Port Elizabeth?

In January, the average sea temperature in Port Elizabeth is 27.6°C (81.7°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Port Elizabeth have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, is 11.5h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth?

January through May, July, August, November and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

How many hours of sunshine does Port Elizabeth have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Port Elizabeth is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Port Elizabeth?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average temperature in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average high temperature in January: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July, August, September and October (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and December (21°C).

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Average rainfall in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average rainfall in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average rainfall in January: 130mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (309mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (97mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average rainfall days in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average rainfall days in January: 16 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and September (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (10 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average sea temperature in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (27.2°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with the least sunshine are June, September and October (Average sunshine: 7).

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Average UV index in January
Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Average UV index in January - Port Elizabeth, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • 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).

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