Padang weather in January (Indonesia)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Padang in January lies at 30.5°C (86.9°F). The average minimum temperature is 23.2°C (73.76°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

January is part of the rainy season with an average precipitation of 350mm (13.8in). It rains an average of 16 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 172 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Padang should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim so 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 23 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Water Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 53%
Precipitation 350mm
Rainy Days 16
Sunshine Hours 172

 

Where to stay in Padang

Where to go in Indonesia in January

Find out more about the weather in Indonesia 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
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Padang

FRI   Jan 27
30°C | 22°C
NW 7 kmph
12.6 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SAT   Jan 28
28°C | 22°C
WNW 8 kmph
0.3 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN   Jan 29
24°C | 22°C
WNW 5 kmph
5.9 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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