Port Harcourt
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Port Harcourt, Nigeria

January, like December, is another hot winter month in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, with average temperature varying between 32°C (89.6°F) and 21°C (69.8°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 27.8°C (82°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 29mm (1.1") of accumulated rainfall, make January the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature remains equal as in December - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, is 21°C (69.8°F).

Rainfall

In Port Harcourt, in January, during 2 rainfall days, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Port Harcourt, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144 days and collects up to 2294mm (90.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Port Harcourt is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Port Harcourt is 4.6h.

What is the temperature in January in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, Nigeria, in January, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, Nigeria, in January, during 2 rainfall days, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in January in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, the average seawater temperature in January 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.

How many hours of daylight does Port Harcourt have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Port Harcourt have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Port Harcourt is 4.6h.
Average temperature in January - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in January: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 21°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and June (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (21°C).

Average rainfall in January - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in January: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (367mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (20mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in January: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (2 days).

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 4.6h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2.4h).