Weather in La Pointe au Sel, Saint Leu, La Reunion in January

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Visiting La Pointe au Sel, Saint Leu, La Reunion in January

January has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.2hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 31.2cm (12.3inches) making it quite rainy with occasional strong showers. There are only 15 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in La Pointe au Sel. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). January is an excellent month for swimming in La Pointe au Sel with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Consider visiting La Pointe au Sel in the months of June, September, October, November, for the best beach weather.

January is a warm and sunny month at La Pointe au Sel, Saint Leu, La Reunion, with occasional rainfall. The sea is calm and clear, making it perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. Sunbathing is also enjoyable during this month. Surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing are popular due to the consistent trade winds. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in La Pointe au Sel in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in La Pointe au Sel.

January has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.2hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 31.2cm (12.3inches) making it quite rainy with occasional strong showers. There are only 15 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in La Pointe au Sel in January?

Yes, January is an excellent month for swimming in La Pointe au Sel with very warm sea temperatures 27°C (80°F).

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Is January a good time to holiday in La Pointe au Sel?

Yes, January is a good time for a holiday in La Pointe au Sel.

January has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.2hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 31.2cm (12.3inches) making it quite rainy with occasional strong showers. There are only 15 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in La Pointe au Sel. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). January is an excellent month for swimming in La Pointe au Sel with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is La Pointe au Sel warm in January?

Yes, La Pointe au Sel is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 31°C (88°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°) in the previous month and 31°C (87°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 28°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is La Pointe au Sel in January?

The average day light hours per day in La Pointe au Sel in January are 13.3. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.2hrs making the days long and bright.

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Crowds in La Pointe au Sel in January

January is one of the most popular months for beach holidays in La Reunion, as it is the peak of the summer season. The weather is hot and sunny, and the beach at La Pointe au Sel, Saint Leu can get quite crowded, especially on weekends and public holidays like New Year's Day. Families, tourists, and locals all flock to the beach to enjoy the warm ocean waters and outdoor activities.

Temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January

The average maximum temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 31°C (88°F). The average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°F) in the previous month and 31°C (87°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 28°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 26°C (78°F). The minimum temperature is 25°C (77°F) in the previous month and 25°C (78°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in La Pointe au Sel in January

During January the average day light hours are 13.3 per day in La Pointe au Sel. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.2hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in La Pointe au Sel in January is typically 15.5 during January. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 La Pointe au Sel in January

The average sea water temperature in La Pointe au Sel in January is 26.8°C (80.2°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in La Pointe au Sel in January

The average total rainfall in La Pointe au Sel in January is 31.2cm (12.3inches) and on average there are 15 rainy days in January making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Pointe au Sel in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Pointe au Sel in January is 24°C (75°F) 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°C (73°F) in the previous month and 24°C (24°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Pointe au Sel in January is typically 79.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.2% in the previous month and 82.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Pointe au Sel in January is typically 68.4%. The average relative humidity is 66.3% in the previous month and 71.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Pointe au Sel in January

The average maximum wind speed in La Pointe au Sel in January is typically 27KM/H (17MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 28KM/H (17MPH) in the previous month and 29KM/H (18MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Pointe au Sel in January is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 16KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 17KM/H (10MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Pointe au Sel in January is from the South.

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