January weather forecast
Buala, Solomon Islands

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Weather in January

Buala, Solomon Islands, greets the year with a temperate January, enjoying a lovely, balmy weather. There's a higher tendecy of rainfall, atop humidity, creating a slightly moist environment. The temperature floats from 26.4°C (79.5°F) to 28.7°C (83.7°F), being the highest aflame within the year. This culmination of conditions significantly impacts the atmospheric pressure and leads to the formation of clouds, subtly impacting visibility. Wind speeds maintain balance, neither excessively blustery nor starkly calm, generating a pleasant weather facade.

Temperature

The shift to January in Buala signals an average high-temperature of a still moderately hot 28.7°C (83.7°F), subtly varied from December's 28.5°C (83.3°F). Buala experiences a subtle drop in temperature during the January nights, recording an average of 26.4°C (79.5°F).

Heat index

In January, the heat index is estimated at a hot 34°C (93.2°F). Preventive measures are required to mitigate the risk of heat cramps and heat exhaustion. Continuous activity may precipitate heatstroke.
Heat index details are generally centered around shaded locations and a mild breeze. Facing direct sunlight may hike up the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'felt air temperature', is an aggregate value of air's warmth and moisture to show the human-felt temperature. Elements such as metabolic variations, pregnancy, and physical exertion can shape one's weather perception. Direct exposure to the sun's rays can enhance the felt temperature, increasing the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are extremely vital to babies and toddlers. Young individuals are typically more threatened than adults due to their reduced perspiration. Also, the larger skin surface proportionate to their small bodies and the increased heat from their activities magnify their risk.

Humidity

January through March, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 79%, are the least humid months in Buala.

Rainfall

In January, the rain falls for 29.4 days. Throughout January, 284mm (11.18") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Buala, there are 329.6 rainfall days, and 2495mm (98.23") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Buala is 29.9°C (85.8°F).
Note: Surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as excellent and extremely agreeable for enduring enjoyment in water activities.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Buala is 12h and 32min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:42. On the last day of January, in Buala, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:48 +11.

Sunshine

In Buala, the average sunshine in January is 7.6h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The UV index of 6 during January translates into the following guidance:
Sustain precautions and conform to sun safety norms. Preventing sunburn is necessary. Stay in the shade and limit direct sun exposure between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., when UV radiation is at its strongest. Remember, however, that not all shade structures provide full sun protection. Limit sun-induced ocular harm with sunglasses that feature UVA and UVB filtration. Notice! Sand and water reflections contribute to a stronger UV exposure.
Updated: Feb 1, 2024 | Published by: Weather Atlas | About Us / Weather Forecasting / Data Sources

Frequently asked questions

How hot is January in Buala?

The average high-temperature and low-temperature in Buala, Solomon Islands, during January are 28.7°C (83.7°F) and 26.4°C (79.5°F) respectively. The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is estimated at 34°C (93.2°F).

What are the least humid months in Buala?

The months with the lowest humidity in Buala are January through March, November and December, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the average humidity in January in Buala?

In Buala, the average relative humidity in January is 79%.

How many days does it rain in January in Buala?

In Buala, in January, it is raining for 29.4 days, with typically 284mm (11.18") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Buala?

In Buala, Solomon Islands, in January, the average water temperature is 29.9°C (85.8°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Buala have in January?

In January, the average day length in Buala is 12h and 32min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Buala?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:42. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:48 +11.

How long on average sun shines in January in Buala?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Buala, Solomon Islands, is 7.6h.

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

January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Buala, Solomon Islands.

What is the UV index reading in January in Buala?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Buala is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average temperature in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average high temperature in January: 28.7°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (28.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 26.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (25.7°C).

Average pressure in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average pressure in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average pressure in January: 1006.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1010.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1006.9mbar).

Average wind speed in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average wind speed in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average wind speed in January: 10.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (16.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (8.4km/h).

Average humidity in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average humidity in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average humidity in January: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February, March, November and December (79%).

Average rainfall in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average rainfall in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average rainfall in January: 284mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (305mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (118mm).

Average rainfall days in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average rainfall days in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average rainfall days in January: 29.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (29.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (24 days).

Average sea temperature in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average sea temperature in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average sea temperature in January: 29.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is December (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (28.8°C).

Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average daylight in January: 12h and 3min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 36min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 42min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7h and 18min).

Average sunshine days in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average sunshine days in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average sunshine days in January: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (3.8 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are January, March and December (0.5 days).

Average UV index in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average UV index in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average UV index in January: 6

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August, September and November (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average cloud cover in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average cloud cover in January: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 40).

Average visibility in January
Buala, Solomon Islands

Average visibility in January - Buala, Solomon Islands
  • Average visibility in January: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December (9km).

Buala, Solomon Islands

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