Weather in January in East Timor
What is the weather like in East Timor in January?
The weather in East Timor in January ranges from poor to tolerable depending on the destination.
January is a month with very warm maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F) and nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) in Dili. It is one of the warmest months of the year, so be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.
Precipitation ranges from high in Dili with 139mm (5.5inch) rainfall to heavy in Kupang with 289mm (11inch) rainfall.
In general it is also a
month with an average of 189 hours of sunshine in Dili during the whole month.
We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in East Timor.
Where to go in East Timor in January
Popular destinations in East Timor
What is the weather like in January for the 2 most popular destinations in East Timor?
Average weather in Dili
In January Dili generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.
Average weather in Kupang
In January Kupang generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (86°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.
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Is January the best time to go to East Timor?
In our opinion January is not the best time to visit East Timor with commonly tolerable weather in Dili.
On average the best time to visit East Timor is in July, August, September and October with generally perfect weather in Dili.
The worst months are January, February, March, April and December that can have tolerable weather conditions.
Interested in more climate information?
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