Weather in Bahamas in January

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January is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Bahamas. January is a good month for swimming in Bahamas with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Bahamas in the months of February, March, April, November, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Bahamas in January

The average maximum temperature in Bahamas in January is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Bahamas in January is 23°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Bahamas in January is 19°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

Sunshine in Bahamas in January

The average day light hours per day in Bahamas in January are 10.7 and there are 7.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Bahamas in January is typically 6.2 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 6 to 7 indicates a high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 20 minutes. Protection against skin and eye damage is needed. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm. 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 Bahamas in January

The average sea water temperature in Bahamas in January is 24.2° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Bahamas in January

The average total rainfall in Bahamas in January is 2.1cm and on average there are 7.1 rainy days in January making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Bahamas in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Bahamas in January is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 21° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Bahamas in January is typically 91.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.4% in the previous month and 91.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Bahamas in January is typically 74.3%. The average relative humidity is 76% in the previous month and 72.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Bahamas in January

The average maximum wind speed in Bahamas in January is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Bahamas in January is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

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

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