The climate in Mbabane during January can be summarized as warm and very wet.
January is in the summer in Mbabane and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (76°F), whilst at night 15°C (59°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||24.3°C 75.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||14.8°C 58.6°F|
|Average temperature||19.5°C 67.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||244 mm 9.6 ins|
|Rainy days||14 days|
|Sea temperature||26.3°C 79.4°F|
|Windspeed||7.9kph 5 mph|
On average January is the wettest month of the year in Mbabane with around 244mm 9.6 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.8 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 Mbabane in January 2023.
Best places to visit in January
|Hottest month:||January||24°C 75.2°F|
|Driest month:||June||16mm 0.6ins|
|Coldest month:||June||17.7°C 63.9°F|
|Wettest month:||January||244mm 9.6ins|