Weather in Maclear Beach, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa in January

So you're interested in going to Maclear Beach, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa in January

January is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Maclear Beach. January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Maclear Beach for any length of time. Consider visiting Maclear Beach in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Maclear Beach in January

The average maximum temperature in Maclear Beach in January is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Maclear Beach in January is 22°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Maclear Beach in January is 17°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in Maclear Beach in January

The average day light hours per day in Maclear Beach in January are 14.2 and there are 11.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Maclear Beach in January is typically 13.7 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 Maclear Beach in January

The average sea water temperature in Maclear Beach in January is 19.7° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Maclear Beach in January

The average total rainfall in Maclear Beach in January is 1.7cm and on average there are 4.9 rainy days in January making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Maclear Beach in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Maclear Beach in January is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 16° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Maclear Beach in January is typically 87.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.7% in the previous month and 89.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Maclear Beach in January is typically 67.5%. The average relative humidity is 65.6% in the previous month and 69.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Maclear Beach in January

The average maximum wind speed in Maclear Beach in January is typically 37kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 38kmh in the previous month and 36kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Maclear Beach in January is typically 22kmh. The average wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Maclear Beach in January is from the South-Southwest.

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