The climate in Kruger National Park during January can be summarized as hot and a little damp.
January is in the summer in Kruger National Park and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 33°C (92°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||33.3°C 91.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||21.4°C 70.4°F|
|Average temperature||27.3°C 81.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||82 mm 3.2 ins|
|Rainy days||7 days|
|Sea temperature||26.2°C 79.2°F|
|Windspeed||6.8kph 4 mph|
On average January is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Kruger National Park with around 82mm 3.2 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Kruger National Park in January 2022.
|Hottest month:||January||33°C 91.4°F|
|Driest month:||June||6mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||June||25.2°C 77.4°F|
|Wettest month:||December||87mm 3.4ins|