Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
January, the same as December, is another warm winter month in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature ranging between max 24.1°C (75.4°F) and min 13.2°C (55.8°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 13.2°C (55.8°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Abu Dhabi are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

Rainfall

In Abu Dhabi, during 1.2 rainfall days, 7mm (0.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Abu Dhabi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 9.9 days and collects up to 57.1mm (2.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Abu Dhabi is 22.3°C (72.1°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.3°C (72.1°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Abu Dhabi, the average length of the day in January is 10.8h.

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Abu Dhabi?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 13.2°C (55.8°F).

What is the temperature in January in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in January, the average high-temperature is 24.1°C (75.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 13.2°C (55.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Abu Dhabi?

Months with the highest humidity in Abu Dhabi are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

What is the average humidity in January in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average relative humidity in January is 68%.

How much does it rain in Abu Dhabi in January?

In Abu Dhabi, in January, during 1.2 rainfall days, 7mm (0.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Abu Dhabi?

In January, the average sea temperature in Abu Dhabi is 22.3°C (72.1°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.3°C (72.1°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Abu Dhabi have in January?

In Abu Dhabi, the average length of the day in January is 10.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Abu Dhabi?

The month with the least sunshine in Abu Dhabi is January, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average sunshine in January is 7.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Abu Dhabi?

Months with the lowest UV index in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in January in Abu Dhabi?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in January: 24.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (42.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 13.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.2°C).

Average humidity in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in January: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (55%).

Average rainfall in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in January: 7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (21.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in January: 22.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in January: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

Average UV index in January - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).