Zanzibar weather in January 2020

  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Zanzibar32
    32°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in January in Zanzibar10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 23°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Zanzibar23
    23°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in January in Zanzibar12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in January in ZanzibarVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 86 mm monthly rainfall in January in Zanzibar86
    86 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Zanzibar11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 28°C sea temperature in January in Zanzibar28
    28°C sea temperature
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The January weather guide for Zanzibar, Tanzania 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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Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Guide to Zanzibar weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Zanzibar 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 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 67% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 86mm (3.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 10 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 Zanzibar in January is 28°C (82°F).

Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Zanzibar in January 2020. Select a month to view Zanzibar sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 06:12 18:41
Thursday, 16th January 2020 06:19 18:46
Friday, 31st January 2020 06:25 18:48
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