Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature fluctuating between 12.1°C (53.8°F) and 24.2°C (75.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.2°C (75.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 12.1°C (53.8°F).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, it is raining for 1.5 days, with typically 9.5mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 12.7 rainfall days, and 106.9mm (4.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sharjah, the average water temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).
Note: 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 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Daylight

In Sharjah, the average length of the day in January is 10.8h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Sharjah are January and December, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Sharjah?

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 24.2°C (75.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 12.1°C (53.8°F).

What is the temperature in January in Sharjah?

In January, the average high-temperature is 24.2°C (75.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.1°C (53.8°F).

What are the most humid months in Sharjah?

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

What is the average humidity in January in Sharjah?

In January, the average relative humidity in Sharjah is 69%.

How much does it rain in Sharjah in January?

In January, in Sharjah, the rain falls for 1.5 days. Throughout January, 9.5mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in January in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in January, the average water temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.4°C (74.1°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Sharjah have in January?

In Sharjah, the average length of the day in January is 10.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sharjah?

Months with the least sunshine are January and December, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Sharjah?

The average sunshine in January in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 7.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Sharjah?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in January: 24.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 12.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.1°C).

Average humidity in January - Sharjah, 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 (51%).

Average rainfall in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in January: 9.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (34.8mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in January: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in January: 23.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.9°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in January: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.9).

Average UV index in January - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in January: 6

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