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Banja Luka weather in January (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Planning a trip to Banja Luka in January? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In January, Banja Luka generally has low temperatures and moderate snow/rainfall. January is a winter month. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 6°C. But by evening, they drop to around -2°C. Typically, it's the chilliest month of the year. Ensure you're prepared by packing appropriate winter gear.

Banja Luka in January usually receives moderate snow/rainfall, averaging around 74 mm for the month. It is the driest month of the year. For those who prefer outdoor activities, it's a great time to explore without the huge concern of sudden downpours. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 13 days of the month will see snow/rainfall.

The area sees fewer sunny days, with a projection of about 55 hours of sunshine. This reduced sunlight makes it ideal for those who prefer cooler, overcast conditions over bright sunny days.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, January may not be the ideal month to visit Banja Luka. July and August typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, January, February and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Banja Luka climate page with graphs.

 

Banja Luka, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature -2°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 6°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 43%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 74 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 13 days  
HumidityHumidity 82%  
SunshineSunshine 55 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 17%  

Where to go in Bosnia and Herzegovina in January

Find out more about the weather in Bosnia and Herzegovina and which places have the best travel conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

Wear a base layer in cold weather; this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature.

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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