Weather in Lake Bacalar, Riviera Maya, Mexico in January

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January is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Lake Bacalar. January is an excellent month for swimming in Lake Bacalar with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Lake Bacalar in the months of February, March, April, November, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Lake Bacalar in January

The average maximum temperature in Lake Bacalar in January is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Lake Bacalar in January is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 25° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Lake Bacalar in January is 21°. The minimum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Lake Bacalar in January

The average day light hours per day in Lake Bacalar in January are 11.1 and there are 5.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Lake Bacalar in January is typically 8.2 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Lake Bacalar in January

The average sea water temperature in Lake Bacalar in January is 26.7° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Lake Bacalar in January

The average total rainfall in Lake Bacalar in January is 1.3cm and on average there are 4.6 rainy days in January making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Lake Bacalar in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Lake Bacalar in January is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Lake Bacalar in January is typically 89.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.4% in the previous month and 87.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Lake Bacalar in January is typically 79.6%. The average relative humidity is 78.7% in the previous month and 77.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Lake Bacalar in January

The average maximum wind speed in Lake Bacalar in January is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Lake Bacalar in January is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Lake Bacalar in January is from the East-Northeast.

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