Vientiane weather in January (Vientiane, Laos)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Vientiane in January lies at 28.9°C (84.02°F). On average, it is the month with the lowest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is 17.6°C (63.68°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

January is a dry month with an average of 6mm (0.2in) rain. It rains an average of 1 days of the month. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Vientiane with 237 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Vientiane 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.

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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 17 °C
Max Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 6mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 237

 

Where to stay in Vientiane

Where to go in Laos in January

Find out more about the weather in Laos 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
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Vientiane (Vientiane)

SUN   Jan 29
28°C | 11°C
ESE 12 kmph
MON   Jan 30
30°C | 11°C
SE 8 kmph
TUE   Jan 31
33°C | 13°C
ESE 8 kmph

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