Average Weather during January in Calcutta, India

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Calcutta in January is 13.0°C (55.4°F). January is a dry month with an average of 11mm (0.4in) rain. January is the driest month of the year. The average maximum temperature lies around 26.0°C (78.8°F). With a water temperature of around 24.0°C (75.2°F), this is a great month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Calcutta. It has 204 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Calcutta might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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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 55 °F
Max Temperature 78 °F
Water Temperature 75 °F
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 204

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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