Panama temperatures in January

Panama in January has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from high in Cerro Punta with 24°C (76°F) to very high temperatures in Santiago with 33°C (91°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 22°C (72°F) in Santiago and 16°C (61°F) in Cerro Punta.

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

Find the average daytime temperatures in January for the most popular destinations in Panama on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in January in Panama?
  • Santiago tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F) and a minimum nighttime temperature of around 22°C (72°F).

  • What is the coldest city in January in Panama?
  • The coldest city in January in Panama is Cerro Punta when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 24°C (76°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around 16°C (61°F).

  • How much sun does Panama get in January?
  • January is generally a sunny month with an average of 226 hours of sunshine in Panama City during the whole month.

  • How warm is the water in January?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 27°C (81°F) in Tocumen this month, an ideal temperature for swimming and cooling off.

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