Germany precipitation in January

In Germany in January precipitation ranges from low in Sondershausen with 30mm (1.2 inches) of snow/rainfall to high in Oberstdorf with 126mm (4.9 inches) of snow/rainfall. January is a winter month in Germany.

Where and how much does it snow/rain in Germany in January?

Find the average total precipitation in January for the most popular destinations in Germany on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it snow/rain in Germany in January?
  • In general in January rainfall is moderate in Berlin. By moderate you can think of between 30mm (1.2") and 90mm (3.5") of rain. This means regular wet days, but also regular dry days throughout the month.

  • What is the wettest city in January in Germany?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Oberstdorf with an average precipitation of 126mm (4.9 inches).

  • What is the driest city in January in Germany?
  • The driest place is Sondershausen with an average precipitation of 30mm (1.2 inches) according to our data.

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