Weather in Mauritius in January

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

Temperature in Mauritius in January

The average maximum temperature in Mauritius in January is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Mauritius in January is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Mauritius in January is 25°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Mauritius in January

The average day light hours per day in Mauritius in January are 13.2 and there are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Mauritius in January is typically 15.6 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 Mauritius in January

The average sea water temperature in Mauritius in January is 27.1° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Mauritius in January

The average total rainfall in Mauritius in January is 2.9cm and on average there are 15.3 rainy days in January making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Mauritius in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Mauritius in January is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 23° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Mauritius in January is typically 91.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.6% in the previous month and 93.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Mauritius in January is typically 78.5%. The average relative humidity is 76.2% in the previous month and 81.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Mauritius in January

The average maximum wind speed in Mauritius in January is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Mauritius in January is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

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

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