Armenia weather in January

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in January in Armenia. Is this month a good time to go to Armenia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Armenia in January?

The weather conditions in Armenia in January vary from poor to unpleasant depending on the destination. It is a winter month.

You can expect very cold maximum average daytime temperatures of around 2°C (35°F) and nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) in Yerevan. On average, it is the month with the lowest temperature of the year in Armenia. So be prepared and make sure to pack winter cloths.

January is a dry month with an average snow/rainfall of around 21mm (0.8inch) in Yerevan. It is also generally a dark time of year with an average of 93 hours of sunshine in Yerevan during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to discover more about the various weather conditions around Armenia.

Where to go in Armenia in January

Find the average weather conditions in January for the most popular destinations in Armenia on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Armenia

What is the weather like in January for the 5 most popular destinations in Armenia?

Average weather in Yerevan

In January Yerevan generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (35°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Yerevan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
4°C / 40°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
89 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 35°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
93 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
9 days 
poor 
6°C / 44°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
124 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Yerevan

Average weather in Tsaghkadzor

In January Tsaghkadzor generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (35°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tsaghkadzor
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
4°C / 40°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
89 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 35°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
93 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
9 days 
poor 
6°C / 44°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
124 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Tsaghkadzor

Average weather in Dilijan

In January Dilijan generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (35°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Dilijan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
4°C / 40°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
89 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 35°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
93 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
9 days 
poor 
6°C / 44°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
124 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Dilijan

Average weather in Jermuk

In January Jermuk generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (35°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Jermuk
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
4°C / 40°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
89 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 35°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
93 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
9 days 
poor 
6°C / 44°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
124 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Jermuk

Average weather in Goris

In January Goris generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 2°C (35°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -8°C (18°F) and low monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Goris
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
4°C / 40°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
89 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
8 days 
poor 
2°C / 35°F 
-8°C / 18°F 
93 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
9 days 
poor 
6°C / 44°F 
-5°C / 23°F 
124 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Goris

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Armenia.

Is January the best time to go to Armenia?

In our opinion January is not the best time to visit Armenia with commonly poor weather in Yerevan.

On average the best time to visit Armenia is in April, May, June, September and October with generally perfect weather in Yerevan. The worst months are January and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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