Ras Al-Khaimah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature fluctuating between 24.8°C (76.6°F) and 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.8°C (53.2°F), January is the coldest month.

Humidity

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, during January, the rain falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 12.8mm (0.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 14.3 rainfall days, and 132.8mm (5.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.9°C (75°F).

Daylight

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average length of the day is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the coldest month in Ras Al-Khaimah?

The coldest month in Ras Al-Khaimah is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.8°C (76.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average high-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What are the most humid months in Ras Al-Khaimah?

Months with the highest humidity in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average relative humidity is 69%.

How much does it rain in Ras Al-Khaimah in January?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, during January, the rain falls for 1.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 12.8mm (0.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average sea temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.9°C (75°F).

How many hours of daylight does Ras Al-Khaimah have in January?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average length of the day in January is 10.7h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average sunshine is 7.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in January: 24.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 11.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.8°C).

Average humidity in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in January: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in January: 12.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (35.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in January: 23.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.4°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in January: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.7h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in January - Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).