Al Salmiya weather in January (Kuwait)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in January. The average maximum daytime temperature in Al Salmiya in January lies at 20.0°C (68°F). On average, it is the month with the lowest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is 8.5°C (47.3°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

January is a dry month with an average of 26mm (1.0 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 198 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in January? For visitors traveling to Al Salmiya 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 can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well. With a water temperature of around 20.0°C (68°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 in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 8 °C
Max Temperature 20 °C
Water Temperature 20 °C
Chance of Rain 17%
Precipitation 26mm
Rainy Days 5
Sunshine Hours 198
* Climate data from: Kuwait, Kuwait (16 KM, 9 Miles).

Where to stay in Al Salmiya

Where to go in Kuwait in January

Find out more about the weather in Kuwait 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 Al Salmiya

Tue   Feb 07
22°C | 14°C
W 25 km/h
broken clouds and no rain

broken clouds and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
19°C | 12°C
NW 22 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Thu   Feb 09
17°C | 11°C
N 14 km/h
broken clouds and no rain

broken clouds and no rain

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