Weather in Nicaragua in January

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

Temperature in Nicaragua in January

The average maximum temperature in Nicaragua in January is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Nicaragua in January is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Nicaragua in January is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Nicaragua in January

The average day light hours per day in Nicaragua in January are 11.5 and there are 8.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Nicaragua in January is typically 10.4 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 Nicaragua in January

The average sea water temperature in Nicaragua in January is 27.7° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Nicaragua in January

The average total rainfall in Nicaragua in January is 4.8cm and on average there are 11.6 rainy days in January making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Nicaragua in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Nicaragua in January is 23° 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 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Nicaragua in January is typically 90%. The maximum relative humidity is 92% in the previous month and 89% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Nicaragua in January is typically 71.4%. The average relative humidity is 74% in the previous month and 68.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Nicaragua in January

The average maximum wind speed in Nicaragua in January is typically 20kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Nicaragua in January is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Nicaragua in January is from the North-Northeast.

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