Tanta weather in January (Gharbia Governorate, Egypt)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in January. The average maximum daytime temperature in Tanta in January lies at 19.2°C (66.56°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 8.8°C (47.84°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

January is a dry month with an average of 9mm (0.3 inches) of rain. This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 5 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 207 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Tanta, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 47 °F  
Max Temperature 66 °F  
Chance of Rain 19%  
Precipitation 0 in  
Rainy days 6 days  
Humidity 71% *  
Sunshine 207 hrs *  

Where to go in Egypt in January

Find out more about the weather in Egypt in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? For visitors traveling to Tanta we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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