Average weather in January in Medellín (Antioquia), Colombia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Medellín in January is 17.3°C (63.14°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 62mm (2.4in). This makes it the driest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 27.9°C (82.22°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 169 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Medellín 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 in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 17 °C
Max Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 62mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 169

 

Where to stay in Medellín

Where to go in Colombia in January

Find out more about the weather in Colombia 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.

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Medellín (Antioquia)

TUE   Nov 29
20°C | 11°C
WSW 3 kmph
24.7 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

WED   Nov 30
23°C | 11°C
SSW 4 kmph
35.9 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

THU   Dec 01
25°C | 11°C
ESE 5 kmph
10.9 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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