January weather forecast
Maspalomas, Spain

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Weather in January

January, like December, in Maspalomas, Spain, is another enjoyable winter month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 16.9°C (62.4°F) and 19.1°C (66.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - an enjoyable 19.1°C (66.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Maspalomas, is 16.9°C (62.4°F).

Humidity

In Maspalomas, the average relative humidity in January is 69%.

Rainfall

In January, in Maspalomas, the rain falls for 3.3 days. Throughout January, 4mm (0.16") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Maspalomas, there are 45.2 rainfall days, and 74mm (2.91") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

January through April, with an average sea temperature of 19°C (66.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Maspalomas, the average length of the day in January is 10h and 37min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:53 and sunset at 18:18. On the last day of January, in Maspalomas, sunrise is at 07:49 and sunset at 18:42 WET.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Maspalomas is 9.1h.

UV index

January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Maspalomas, Spain. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in January in Maspalomas?

The average relative humidity in January in Maspalomas, Spain, is 69%.

How many days does it rain in January in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, during January, the rain falls for 3.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Maspalomas?

January through April, with an average sea temperature of 19°C (66.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater.

How cold is the water in January in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average seawater temperature in January is 19°C (66.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Maspalomas have in January?

The average day length in January is 10h and 37min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in January in Maspalomas?

On the first day of January in Maspalomas, Spain, sunrise is at 07:53 and sunset at 18:18. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:49 and sunset at 18:42 WET.

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in January?

The average sunshine duration in January is 9.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Maspalomas?

January through May and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in January in Maspalomas?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Maspalomas, Spain, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average temperature in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in January: 19.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 16.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (16.6°C).

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Average pressure in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average pressure in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average pressure in January: 1022.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (1015.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average wind speed in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average wind speed in January: 21.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (26.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (16.5km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average humidity in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (68%).

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Average rainfall in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average rainfall in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in January: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (15mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average rainfall days in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (6.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (1.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average sea temperature in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in January: 19°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 37min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 25min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average sunshine days in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sunshine days in January: 23.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (18.5 days).

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Average UV index in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average UV index in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in January: 5

The months with the highest UV index are June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average cloud cover in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average cloud cover in January: 21

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in January
Maspalomas, Spain

Average visibility in January - Maspalomas, Spain
  • 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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