Average Weather during January in Santo Domingo (Santo Domingo), Dominican Republic

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Santo Domingo in January is 19.0°C (66.2°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 63mm (2.5in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Santo Domingo with 230 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Santo Domingo might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day. With a water temperature of around 26.0°C (78.8°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 Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 19 °C
Max Temperature 29 °C
Water Temperature 26 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 63mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 230

Where to stay in Santo Domingo

What To Do

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

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

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