DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

24-6-2024:Monsoon is strong to vigorous over the Andaman Sea and  South Bay  and moderate  elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

 

Monthly Weather Forecast for January, 2024

Monthly Weather Forecast for January, 2024

Issued on 28-12-2023

Bay of Bengal Condition

A low pressure area may form over the South Andaman Sea and the South Bay of Bengal. Weather will be generally fair over the North Bay of Bengal, a few cloud over the North Andaman Sea and the central Bay of Bengal and partly cloudy to cloudy over the South Andaman Sea and the South Bay of Bengal.

Rain Condition and Rainy Days

Rain or thundershowers will be above normal in Shan and Kayah States, below normal in West Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Thaninthyi Regions and Rakhine State and about normal in Naypyitaw, Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, East Bago Regions and Kachin, Chin, Kayin and Mon States.

Rainy days are expected about (4) to (6) days in Taninthayi Region and Kachin, Shan States and about (1) to (3) days in Naypyitaw, Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady Regions and Chin, Rakhine, Kayah, Kayin and Mon States.

Night Temperature

Night Temperature will be (1.5°C) above normal of January average Temperatures  in Naypyitaw, Lower Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Taninthayi Regions and Southern and Eastern Shan, Rakhine, Kayah, Kayin and Mon States and about normal of January average Temperatures in Upper Sagaing Region and Kachin, Northern Shan, Chin States.

Fog Condition

Foggy days will be expected about (18) to (25) days in Upper Sagaing Region and Kachin, Shan, Chin and Mon States, about (10) to (17) days in Lower Sagaing, Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Taninthayi Regions and Rakhine, Kayah and Kayin States and about (2) to (9) days in Naypyitaw, Mandalay, Magway and Bago Regions.