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Vega Climate History

Past weather including monthly averages for Vega


Country Overview For Haiti

The climate in Haiti is typically tropical; semiarid where mountains in east cut off trade winds. The terrain: mostly rough and mountainous. For Port-Au-Prince in January the daily average maximum temperatures is 29°C with the average minimum 19°C, while in June the average maximum is 33°C with a minimum of 22°C. The wettest month for Port-Au-Prince is November with an average of 194.2mm of precipitation falling while the driest month is August with 69.1mm falling.



The information presented below gives detailed historical monthly average weather conditions along with exceptional weather occurrences. To maintain relevance to current weather trends the displayed information has been calculated using data collected over the past two decades. The climate profile is taken from closest available data source to Vega.


Throughout the month of January daytime temperatures will generally reach highs of around -20°C that's about -4°F. At night the average minimum temperature drops down to around -32°C, that's -26°F.

In recent times the highest recorded temperature in January has been -4°C that's 25°F, with the lowest recorded temperature -48°C, about -54°F.

Relative Humidity

The average daily relative humidity for January is around 68%.

Heat Index

The Heat Index is a measure of how hot it feels when relative humidity is added to actual air temperature. From this a comfort level is calculated providing categories on how heat conditions might adversely affect someone.

Comfort Levels: Given average maximum temperatures and humidity levels generally you should not anticipate any discomfort from heat (see heat index for more information).


The average monthly amount of precipitation has been recorded at around 4 mm, that's 0 inches. Throughout the month you can expect to see rain or drizzle falling on 1 days of the month, with snow falling on 4 days.

Estimated Hours of Sunshine per Day

We calculate sunshine hours per day using our past forecast data. For January expect the sun to shine for an average of 10 hours per day. This represents the average number of hours in the daytime that the sun is visible and not obscured by cloud e.g. the average number of hours the sun is actually out and shining. Note we calculate hours of sunshine per day using our past forecast data, not observation data, thus it is an estimate and not actual.


The average daily wind speed in January has been around 5 km/h, that’s the equivalent to about 3 mph, or 3 knots. In recent years the maximum sustained wind speed has reached 26 km/h, that’s the equivalent of around 16 mph, or 14 knots.


On average the month of January is not affected by foggy conditions.



The following charts show yearly weather trends with information on monthly weather averages and extremes.


The chart below plots the average high and low temperature for each month of the year. It also shows the maximum and minimum recorded temperatures.

Precipitation Amount

The chart below plots the average monthly precipitation amount.

Rain days

The chart below plots the average number of days in any month that you can expect to see rain falling.

Snow days

The chart below plots the average number of days in any month that you can expect to see snow falling.

Wind Speed

The chart below plots the average daily wind speed you can expect for any month. It also shows the maximum recorded sustained wind speed for each month.