Calabar
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Calabar, Nigeria

January, like December, in Calabar, Nigeria, is a moderately hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average high of 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature remains the same as in December - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Calabar, is 27°C (80.6°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 3 days and typically collects 41mm (1.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Calabar, in January, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in January in Calabar?

In January, in Calabar, Nigeria, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).

How much does it rain in Calabar in January?

In January, in Calabar, Nigeria, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout January, 41mm (1.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Calabar?

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 3 days and accumulates 41mm (1.6") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in January in Calabar?

In January, the average sea temperature in Calabar is 27.8°C (82°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the average length of the day in January in Calabar?

In January, the average length of the day in Calabar is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Calabar?

The average sunshine in January in Calabar, Nigeria, is 5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Calabar?

Months with the highest UV index in Calabar are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in January in Calabar?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 27°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (24°C).

Average rainfall in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 41mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (445mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (41mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (3 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in January - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, November and December (UV index 11).