Average weather in January in Asmara, Eritrea

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Asmara in January is 4.5°C (40.1°F). January is a dry month with an average of 5mm (0.2in) rain. It rains on average a total of 1 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.5°C (72.5°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Asmara with 293 hours of sun. January is known as one of the best months to visit Asmara.


So what to wear in January? For visitors traveling to Asmara we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 40 °F
Max Temperature 72 °F
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 293

 

Where to stay in Asmara

Where to go in Eritrea in January

Find out more about the weather in Eritrea in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Asmara

SUN   Dec 04
70°F | 52°F
ENE 6 mph
MON   Dec 05
73°F | 53°F
ENE 5 mph
TUE   Dec 06
73°F | 54°F
ESE 4 mph
0.06 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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