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India temperatures in January

January in India has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from very low in Hundar with -19°C to very high temperatures in Shoranūr with 36°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C in Shoranūr and -27°C in Hundar. During January, winter is in full swing. On average, it is one of the coldest months of the year.

What is the temperature of the different cities in India in January?

Explore the map below to discover average January temperatures at the top destinations in India. For a deeper dive, simply click on any destination dot.

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Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30°C. Warm: 22°C to 30°C. Pleasant: 18°C to 22°C Moderate: 12°C to 18°C. Cold: 2°C to 12°C. Very cold: lower than 2°C

  • What is the warmest city in January in India?
  • From a thorough analysis of our records, Shoranūr clearly dominates in terms of high temperatures. The city witnesses daytime temperatures hovering around 36°C, and evenings that remain near 24°C.

  • What is the coldest city in January in India?
  • Our database indicates that in January, Hundar is the city with the coolest temperatures in India. You can expect daytime highs of -19°C and nighttime lows close to -27°C.

  • How much sun does India get in January?
  • The city New Delhi usually sees around 219 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

  • What is the water's temperature in January?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 29°C in Varkala this month, which is a bit warm water for swimming. For many people, water temperatures around 29°C might feel quite warm. Especially when compared to average swimming pool temperatures which are typically between 25°C and 28°C.

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