Average Weather during January in Bucharest, Romania

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Bucharest in January is -5.0°C (23°F). The amount of rain/snow in January is normal with an average of 40mm (1.6in). This month is known as a chilly month. Be prepared January is also the coldest month. The average maximum temperature lies around 1.0°C (33.8°F). During the night it can cool down. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 71 hours of sun during the whole month.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Bucharest should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 23 °F
Max Temperature 33 °F
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 71

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
2/10
Walking
2/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
2/10

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