January weather forecast
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Weather in January

January, like December, in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas, is a moderately hot winter month, with an average temperature ranging between max 23°C (73.4°F) and min 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas. Rain falls for 12 days and accumulates 45mm (1.77") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Marsh Harbour, the average seawater temperature in January is 23.3°C (73.9°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in January in Marsh Harbour is 10h and 42min.
On the first day of January in Marsh Harbour, sunrise is at 06:56 and sunset at 17:27. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:53 and sunset at 17:50 EST.

Sunshine

January, February, September through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What are the coldest months in Marsh Harbour?

The coldest months in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas, are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the driest month in Marsh Harbour?

The month with the least rainfall in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas, is January, when the rain falls for 12 days and typically collects 45mm (1.77") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Marsh Harbour in January?

In Marsh Harbour, in January, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 45mm (1.77") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in January in Marsh Harbour?

In Marsh Harbour, in January, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Marsh Harbour have in January?

In Marsh Harbour, the average day length in January is 10h and 42min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in January in Marsh Harbour?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:56 and sunset at 17:27. On the last day of the month, in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas, sunrise is at 06:53 and sunset at 17:50 EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Marsh Harbour?

The months with the least sunshine in Marsh Harbour are January, February, September through December, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Marsh Harbour have in January?

In Marsh Harbour, the average sunshine duration in January is 7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Marsh Harbour?

The months with the lowest UV index in Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index reading in January in Marsh Harbour?

In Marsh Harbour, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average temperature in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in January: 23°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 15°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (15°C).

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Average rainfall in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average rainfall in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in January: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (155mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (45mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average rainfall days in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (7 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average sea temperature in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in January: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (29.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.8°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 42min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

The months with the most sunshine are April, May, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, February, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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Average UV index in January
Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas

Average UV index in January - Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas
  • Average UV index in January: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).

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