Nagoya weather in January (Aichi, Japan)

People don't tend to visit Nagoya in January since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Nagoya in January lies at 6.4°C (43.52°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around -2.1°C (28.22°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is moderate with an average of 48mm (1.9 inches). There are generally around 15 snowy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 170 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Nagoya, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature -2 °C  
Max Temperature 6 °C  
Chance of Rain 52%  
Precipitation 48mm  
Rainy days 16 days  
Humidity 64% *  
Sunshine 170 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 54% *  

Where to stay in Nagoya

Where to go in Japan in January

Find out more about the weather in Japan 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. Some years it can also snow this month, so bring gloves or mittens, a scarf and a warm hat.

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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