Kano
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

January, like December, is another tropical winter month in Kano, Nigeria, with average temperature ranging between max 30.1°C (86.2°F) and min 13°C (55.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is 13°C (55.4°F).

Rainfall

In Kano rain does not fall in January, November and December.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Kano is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Kano is 7.9h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Kano, Nigeria, is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in January in Kano?

In January, in Kano, Nigeria, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).

Does it rain in Kano in January?

In Kano, in January, it doesn't rain. In February, it rains.

What is the driest month in Kano?

In Kano, Nigeria, rain does not fall in January, November and December.

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

The average length of the day in January in Kano is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Kano?

In January, the average sunshine in Kano, Nigeria, is 7.9h.

How high is the UV index in January in Kano?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 13°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

Average rainfall in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in January: 11.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.9h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average UV index in January - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in January: 10

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).