Ras Al-Khaimah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

January, like December, in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is a moderately hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 11.8°C (53.2°F) and max 24.8°C (76.6°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, during 1.7 rainfall days, 12.8mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ras Al-Khaimah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 14.3 days and collects up to 132.8mm (5.23") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in January is 23.9°C (75°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.9°C (75°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 Ras Al-Khaimah, the average length of the day is 10.7h.

Sunshine

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average sunshine in January is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The coldest month in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average high-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What is the most humid month in Ras Al-Khaimah?

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The average relative humidity in January in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 69%.

How many days does it rain in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, in January, during 1.7 rainfall days, 12.8mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in January is 23.9°C (75°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 23.9°C (75°F).

How many hours of daylight does Ras Al-Khaimah have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ras Al-Khaimah have in January?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average sunshine in January is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Ras Al-Khaimah is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in January: 24.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 11.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in January: 12.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in January: 23.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.4°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in January: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).