Miami weather in January (Florida, United States of America)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in January. The average maximum daytime temperature in Miami in January lies at 24.5°C (76.1°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 15.5°C (59.9°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is moderate with an average of 43mm (1.7 inches). This makes it the driest month of the year. There are generally around 9 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Miami with 222 hours of sun during the entire month. January is known as one of the best months to visit Miami.


Miami, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 59 °F  
Max Temperature 76 °F  
Water Temperature 75 °F  
Chance of Rain 30%  
Precipitation 2 in  
Rainy days 9 days  
Humidity 73%  
Sunshine 222 hrs  
Percentage Sunshine 66%  

Where to go in the United States of America in January

Find out more about the weather in the United States of America 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. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 24.0°C (75.2°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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