Weather in La Serena, Chile in January

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Visiting La Serena, Chile in January

January is one of the best months to visit La Serena for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

January has average maximum temperatures of 21°C (70°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (69°F). January is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena though some people may prefer warmer water.

Also consider visiting La Serena in one of the other best months of February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in La Serena in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in La Serena.

January has average maximum temperatures of 21°C (70°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in La Serena in January?

Yes, January is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena with moderate sea temperatures 21°C (69°F).

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in La Serena?

Yes, January is a good time for a holiday in La Serena.

January has average maximum temperatures of 21°C (70°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it extremely dry with only very rare light showers. There are just 0.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (69°F). January is a pleasant month for swimming in La Serena though some people may prefer warmer water.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is La Serena warm in January?

Yes, La Serena is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in January is 21°C (70°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (67°) in the previous month and 21°C (70°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in January is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is La Serena in January?

The average day light hours per day in La Serena in January are 13.8. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in La Serena in January

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in January is 21°C (70°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (67°F) in the previous month and 21°C (70°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in January is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 18°C (64°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in La Serena in January is 15°C (58°F). The minimum temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 14°C (58°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in La Serena in January

During January the average day light hours are 13.8 per day in La Serena. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in La Serena in January is typically 16 during January. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in La Serena in January

The average sea water temperature in La Serena in January is 20.6°C (69.1°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in La Serena in January

The average total rainfall in La Serena in January is 0cm (0inches) and on average there are 0.4 rainy days in January making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Serena in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Serena in January is 15°C (58°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 15°C (15°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Serena in January is typically 91.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.6% in the previous month and 90.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Serena in January is typically 77.8%. The average relative humidity is 79% in the previous month and 77.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Serena in January

The average maximum wind speed in La Serena in January is typically 22KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Serena in January is typically 8KM/H (5MPH). The average wind speed is 9KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 8KM/H (5MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Serena in January is from the West-Northwest.

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