Average weather in January in Porto (Norte Region), Portugal

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Porto in January is 5.2°C (41.36°F). The amount of rain in January is high with an average of 146mm (5.7in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 13.7°C (56.66°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 122 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Porto should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also plan on bringing your warm clothes, it can be a bit chilly during this period. 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 5 °C
Max Temperature 13 °C
Water Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 146mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 122

 

Where to stay in Porto

Where to go in Portugal in January

Find out more about the weather in Portugal 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
5/10
Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Porto (Norte Region)

FRI   Dec 09
14°C | 11°C
NE 23 kmph
47.0 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SAT   Dec 10
14°C | 9°C
SSE 17 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SUN   Dec 11
11°C | 8°C
SSE 26 kmph
42.6 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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