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, like December, in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is a moderately hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between min 11.8°C (53.2°F) and max 24.8°C (76.6°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

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

Rainfall

In Ras Al-Khaimah, 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 Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in January is 23.9°C (75°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.9°C (75°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 7.7h.

UV index

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

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, in Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 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 Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average relative humidity in January is 69%.

How many days does it rain in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, in January, during 1.7 rainfall days, 12.8mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in January in Ras Al-Khaimah?

In Ras Al-Khaimah, the average seawater temperature in January is 23.9°C (75°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.9°C (75°F) water.

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

In Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, the average sunshine in January is 7.7h.

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

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Ras Al-Khaimah is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).