Porto Santo weather in January (Madeira Islands, Madeira)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Porto Santo in January lies at 17.0°C (62.6°F). On average, it is the month with the lowest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is 13.0°C (55.4°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 53mm (2.1 inches). There are generally around 13 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 135 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in January? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well.

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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 13 °C
Max Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 53mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 135

Where to stay in Porto Santo

Where to go in Madeira in January

Find out more about the weather in Madeira 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.

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Porto Santo (Madeira Islands)

Tue   Feb 07
17°C | 13°C
N 36 km/h
0.3 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
17°C | 13°C
NE 22 km/h
0.9 mm
half cloudy and slight rain

half cloudy and slight rain

Thu   Feb 09
17°C | 13°C
N 25 km/h
1.6 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

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