The climate in Machala during January can be summarized as hot, humid and a little damp.
January is in the summer in Machala and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.8°C 87.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.1°C 71.7°F|
|Average temperature||26.4°C 79.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||89 mm 3.5 ins|
|Rainy days||11 days|
|Sea temperature||24°C 75.2°F|
|Windspeed||14.4kph 9 mph|
On average January is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Machala with around 89mm 3.5 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.1 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 Machala in January 2022.
|Hottest month:||March||31.1°C 88°F|
|Driest month:||August||14mm 0.6ins|
|Coldest month:||August||27.1°C 80.8°F|
|Wettest month:||March||139mm 5.5ins|