January weather forecast
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another warm winter month in Farasan, Saudi Arabia, with an average temperature varying between 28.3°C (82.9°F) and 25.2°C (77.4°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.2°C (77.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in January is evaluated at a tropical 31°C (87.8°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.

Humidity

In Farasan, Saudi Arabia, the average relative humidity in January is 68%.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 7.8 days. Throughout January, 16mm (0.63") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 63.5 rainfall days, and 160mm (6.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The months with the coldest seawater are January and February, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Farasan, the average length of the day in January is 11h and 16min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 17:49. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:42 and sunset at 18:07 +03.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 Farasan?

January is the coldest month in Farasan, Saudi Arabia, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.2°C (77.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Farasan?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Farasan, Saudi Arabia, is 28.3°C (82.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in January is evaluated at 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Farasan?

The average relative humidity in January in Farasan, Saudi Arabia, is 68%.

How many days does it rain in January in Farasan?

In Farasan, Saudi Arabia, in January, during 7.8 rainfall days, 16mm (0.63") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Farasan?

January and February, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Farasan.

What is the water temperature in January in Farasan?

In Farasan, Saudi Arabia, the average seawater temperature in January is 26°C (78.8°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 Farasan have in January?

In Farasan, the average day length in January is 11h and 16min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Farasan?

On the first day of January in Farasan, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 17:49. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:42 and sunset at 18:07 +03.

How long on average sun shines in January in Farasan?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Farasan is 7.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Farasan?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Farasan, Saudi Arabia.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Farasan?

In Farasan, Saudi Arabia, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average temperature in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (35.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 25.2°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are June, July and August (31.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.2°C).

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Average pressure in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average pressure in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average pressure in January: 1014.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1014.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1004.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average wind speed in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average wind speed in January: 12.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (14.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (10.6km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average humidity in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average humidity in January: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (70%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and July (62%).

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Average rainfall in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average rainfall in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average rainfall in January: 16mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (30mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average rainfall days in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (10.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (0.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average sea temperature in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (32°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (26°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average daylight in January: 11h and 16min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 7min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 9min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h and 48min

The months with the most sunshine are May, June and August (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average sunshine days in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 19.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (28.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (14.9 days).

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Average UV index in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average UV index in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average UV index in January: 7

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 7).

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Average cloud cover in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average cloud cover in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in January
Farasan, Saudi Arabia

Average visibility in January - Farasan, Saudi Arabia
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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