Kenya weather in January 2020

  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Kenya (Mombasa)32
    32°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 5 days with some rainfall in January in Kenya (Mombasa)5
    5 days with some rainfall
  • 23°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Kenya (Mombasa)23
    23°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in January in Kenya (Mombasa)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in January in Kenya (Mombasa)VH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 29 mm monthly rainfall in January in Kenya (Mombasa)29
    29 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Kenya (Mombasa)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 27°C sea temperature in January in Kenya (Mombasa)27
    27°C sea temperature
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The January weather guide for Kenya, represented by Mombasa, shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Kenya weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Kenya in January is a hot 32°C (90°F) with very high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 23°C (73°F). There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 70% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 29mm (1.1 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 5 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Kenya in January is 27°C (81°F).

The weather in Kenya in January is represented by Mombasa.

Kenya sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Kenya in January 2020. Select a month to view Kenya sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Kenya sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Mombasa.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 06:14 18:35
Thursday, 16th January 2020 06:21 18:41
Friday, 31st January 2020 06:26 18:43
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