Average weather in January in Los Angeles (California), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Los Angeles in January is 9.3°C (48.74°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 79mm (3.1in). It rains on average a total of 6 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 20.0°C (68°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 Los Angeles with 224 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Los Angeles should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 9 °C
Max Temperature 20 °C
Water Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 20%
Precipitation 79mm
Rainy Days 6
Sunshine Hours 224

 

Where to stay in Los Angeles

Where to go in United States of America in January

Find out more about the weather in United States of America 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
9/10
Walking
9/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Los Angeles (California)

TUE   Nov 29
18°C | 12°C
ESE 22 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Nov 30
15°C | 11°C
SE 18 kmph
THU   Dec 01
15°C | 12°C
S 15 kmph
0.6 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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