Bijilo National Park
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Bijilo National Park, The Gambia

Enero, like Diciembre, is another hot winter month in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In Enero, the average high-temperature remains the same as in Diciembre - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Bijilo National Park, is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Bijilo National Park, during 1 rainfall days, 1mm (0.04") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bijilo National Park, during the entire year, the rain falls for 58 days and collects up to 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Enero, the average sea temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°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

In Enero, the average length of the day in Bijilo National Park is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Enero is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Enero is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 10 transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in Enero in Bijilo National Park?

In Enero, in Bijilo National Park, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Bijilo National Park in Enero?

In Bijilo National Park, in Enero, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 1mm (0.04") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in Enero in Bijilo National Park?

In Enero, the average sea temperature in Bijilo National Park is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in Enero in Bijilo National Park?

In Enero, the average length of the day in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bijilo National Park have in Enero?

In Enero, the average sunshine is 8h.

How high is the UV index in Enero in Bijilo National Park?

In Enero, the average daily maximum UV index in Bijilo National Park is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in January: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 16°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in January: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 22°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in January - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • 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).