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

January weather forecast and climate
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

January, like December, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is another warm winter month, with average temperature varying between 12.1°C (53.8°F) and 24.2°C (75.6°F).

Temperature

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

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In Sharjah, during 1.5 rainfall days, 9.5mm (0.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sharjah, during the entire year, the rain falls for 12.7 days and collects up to 106.9mm (4.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Sharjah, the average seawater 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. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, is 10.8h.

Sunshine

January and December, with an average of 7.9h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

UV index

In Sharjah, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 6 in January transform into the following instructions:
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. 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?

January is the coldest month in Sharjah, 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 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 is the most humid month in Sharjah?

Months with the highest humidity in Sharjah are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in January in Sharjah?

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

How many days does it rain in January in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, during January, the rain falls for 1.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 9.5mm (0.4") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in January in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in January, the average water temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°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 23.4°C (74.1°F).

What is the average length of the day in January in Sharjah?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Sharjah?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sharjah have in January?

In Sharjah, the average sunshine in January is 7.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Sharjah?

In Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
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).