Kololi
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kololi, The Gambia

Enero, like Diciembre, is a hot winter month in Kololi, The Gambia, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In Kololi, the average high-temperature remains equal as in Diciembre - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). In Kololi, in Enero, the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Enero, the rain falls for 1 days. Throughout Enero, 1mm (0.04") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kololi, there are 58 rainfall days, and 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kololi, The Gambia, the average seawater 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 Kololi, the average length of the day in Enero is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In Kololi, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

In Kololi, The Gambia, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 10 in Enero transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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 Kololi?

In Enero, in Kololi, The Gambia, 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 Kololi in Enero?

In Kololi, The Gambia, during Enero, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in Enero in Kololi?

In Kololi, the average seawater temperature in Enero is 22°C (71.6°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

How many hours of daylight does Kololi have in Enero?

In Kololi, the average length of the day in Enero is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kololi have in Enero?

The average sunshine in Enero in Kololi is 8h.

How high is the UV index in Enero in Kololi?

The average daily maximum UV index in Enero in Kololi is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Kololi, 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 - Kololi, 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 - Kololi, 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 - Kololi, 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 - Kololi, 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 - Kololi, 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).