El-Aaiún
Western Sahara
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
El-Aaiún, Western Sahara

January, the same as December, in El-Aaiún, Western Sahara, is another pleasant winter month, with average temperature varying between 12°C (53.6°F) and 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January, February and December, with an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

In El-Aaiún, in January, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 18mm (0.71") of accumulated precipitation. In El-Aaiún, during the entire year, the rain falls for 18 days and collects up to 93.4mm (3.68") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 10.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in El-Aaiún are January, November and December, with an average of 7h of sunshine.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in El-Aaiún is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 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.

What is the coldest month in El-Aaiún?

The coldest months are January, February and December, with an average high-temperature of 20°C (68°F).

What is the temperature in January in El-Aaiún?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 20°C (68°F), while the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How much does it rain in El-Aaiún in January?

In El-Aaiún, during January, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 18mm (0.71") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in El-Aaiún?

In El-Aaiún, the average length of the day in January is 10.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in El-Aaiún?

January, November and December, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in El-Aaiún, Western Sahara.

How many hours of sunshine does El-Aaiún have in January?

The average sunshine in January in El-Aaiún is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in El-Aaiún?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in El-Aaiún is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average high temperature in January: 20°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 12°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12°C).

Average rainfall in January - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average rainfall in January: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (18.6mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average daylight in January: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

Months with most sunshine are April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in January - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average UV index in January: 5

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).