El Hierro weather in January (Spain)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in January. The average maximum daytime temperature in El Hierro in January lies at 19.0°C (66.2°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 13.0°C (55.4°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is moderate with an average of 70mm (2.8 inches). This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 5 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 141 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


El Hierro, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 55 °F  
Max Temperature 66 °F  
Chance of Rain 18%  
Precipitation 3 in  
Rainy days 6 days  
Humidity 74% *  
Sunshine 141 hrs *  

Where to stay in El Hierro


Where to go in Spain in January

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes, as some days or part of the day it can be nice and warm, while other times it can get quite chilly. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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