Weather in La Guajira, Colombia in January

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

Temperature in La Guajira in January

The average maximum temperature in La Guajira in January is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

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

The average minimum temperature in La Guajira in January is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in La Guajira in January

The average day light hours per day in La Guajira 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 La Guajira in January is typically 10.7 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 La Guajira in January

The average sea water temperature in La Guajira in January is 26.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Wind Speed in La Guajira in January

The average maximum wind speed in La Guajira in January is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Guajira in January is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 16kmh in the next month.

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

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