Average Weather during January in Salvador (Bahia), Brazil

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Salvador in January is 23.6°C (74.48°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 81mm (3.2in). This makes it the driest month of the year. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.9°C (85.82°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Salvador with 246 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Salvador should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 27.0°C (80.6°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

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 74 °F
Max Temperature 85 °F
Water Temperature 80 °F
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 246

Where to stay in Salvador

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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