Zambia weather in January 2019

  • 26°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Zambia (Lusaka)26
    26°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (43% of daylight hours) in January in Zambia6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 17 days with some rainfall in January in Zambia (Lusaka)17
    17 days with some rainfall
  • 17°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Zambia (Lusaka)17
    17°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in January in Zambia (Lusaka)13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • Low heat & humidity in January in Zambia (Lusaka)L
    Low heat & humidity
  • 216 mm monthly rainfall in January in Zambia (Lusaka)216
    216 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Zambia (Lusaka)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index

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Expect 26°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Zambia in January. Check more long-term weather averages for Zambia in January before you book your next holiday to Zambia in 2019/2020. The January weather averages shown above are for Lusaka.

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The January weather guide for Zambia, represented by Lusaka, 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 Zambia weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Zambia in January is a warm 26°C (79°F) with low heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 17°C (63°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 43% of the 13 hours of daylight.

Expect 216mm (8.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 17 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The weather in Zambia in January is represented by Lusaka.

Zambia sunrise & sunset times for January 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Zambia in January 2019. Select a month to view Zambia sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Zambia sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Lusaka.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st January 2019 05:39 18:41
Wednesday, 2nd January 2019 05:40 18:41
Thursday, 3rd January 2019 05:41 18:42
Friday, 4th January 2019 05:41 18:42
Saturday, 5th January 2019 05:42 18:42
Sunday, 6th January 2019 05:42 18:43
Monday, 7th January 2019 05:43 18:43
Tuesday, 8th January 2019 05:44 18:43
Wednesday, 9th January 2019 05:44 18:43
Thursday, 10th January 2019 05:45 18:44
Friday, 11th January 2019 05:45 18:44
Saturday, 12th January 2019 05:46 18:44
Sunday, 13th January 2019 05:47 18:44
Monday, 14th January 2019 05:47 18:44
Tuesday, 15th January 2019 05:48 18:44
Wednesday, 16th January 2019 05:48 18:45
Thursday, 17th January 2019 05:49 18:45
Friday, 18th January 2019 05:50 18:45
Saturday, 19th January 2019 05:50 18:45
Sunday, 20th January 2019 05:51 18:45
Monday, 21st January 2019 05:51 18:45
Tuesday, 22nd January 2019 05:52 18:45
Wednesday, 23rd January 2019 05:52 18:45
Thursday, 24th January 2019 05:53 18:45
Friday, 25th January 2019 05:54 18:45
Saturday, 26th January 2019 05:54 18:44
Sunday, 27th January 2019 05:55 18:44
Monday, 28th January 2019 05:55 18:44
Tuesday, 29th January 2019 05:56 18:44
Wednesday, 30th January 2019 05:56 18:44
Thursday, 31st January 2019 05:57 18:44
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