Weather in Spain in January

So you're interested in going to Spain in January

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

Temperature in Spain in January

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

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

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

Sunshine in Spain in January

The average day light hours per day in Spain in January are 9.8 and there are 5.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Spain in January is typically 2.4 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 Spain in January

The average sea water temperature in Spain in January is 16.6° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Spain in January

The average total rainfall in Spain in January is 2.7cm and on average there are 8.3 rainy days in January making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Spain in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Spain in January is 10° which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 10° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Spain in January is typically 89.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.4% in the previous month and 88.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Spain in January is typically 74.3%. The average relative humidity is 73.8% in the previous month and 71.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Spain in January

The average maximum wind speed in Spain in January is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Spain in January is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Spain in January is from the West-Southwest.

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