Weather in Colombia in January

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

Temperature in Colombia in January

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

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

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

Sunshine in Colombia in January

The average day light hours per day in Colombia in January are 11.5 and there are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Colombia in January is typically 10.9 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 Colombia in January

The average sea water temperature in Colombia in January is 27.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Colombia in January

The average total rainfall in Colombia in January is 0.3cm and on average there are 0.9 rainy days in January making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Colombia in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Colombia 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 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Colombia in January is typically 89%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.2% in the previous month and 87.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Colombia in January is typically 72.7%. The average relative humidity is 75.9% in the previous month and 71.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Colombia in January

The average maximum wind speed in Colombia in January is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Colombia in January is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Colombia in January is from the South.

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