These are the best beaches in South Korea in January, based on average sunshine, sea temperature, rainfall and temperature. Though many factors can come into play when choosing your beach destination, the beach weather will often be a deciding factor. Here we list the top beaches based on the average weather conditions and sea temperature.
January has average maximum temperatures of 7°C (45°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 8.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.
It is not a good time for sunbathing in Jungmun Beach. Sea temperatures are a cold 14°C (57°F). January is too cold for swimming in Jungmun Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.