Weather in Portugal in January

So you're interested in going to Portugal in January

January is a cold and dry time for sunbathing in Portugal and not really recommended. January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Portugal for any length of time. Consider visiting Portugal in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Portugal in January

The average maximum temperature in Portugal in January is 16°. The average maximum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average temperature in Portugal in January is 12°. The average temperature ranges is 13° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Portugal in January is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Portugal in January

The average day light hours per day in Portugal in January are 9.9 and there are 5 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Portugal in January is typically 2.5 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Portugal in January

The average sea water temperature in Portugal in January is 17.1° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Portugal in January

The average total rainfall in Portugal in January is 0.6cm and on average there are 9.3 rainy days in January making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Portugal in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Portugal in January is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Portugal in January is typically 95.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.6% in the previous month and 93.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Portugal in January is typically 80.1%. The average relative humidity is 78.5% in the previous month and 77% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Portugal in January

The average maximum wind speed in Portugal in January is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Portugal in January is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Portugal in January is from the North-Northeast.

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