Temperatures in Spain in January

Spain in January has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from cold in León with 7°C (45°F) to moderate temperatures in Valverde with 21°C (70°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 17°C (63°F) in Valverde and -1°C (31°F) in León. January is a winter month in Spain. January is one of the coldest months of the year.

What is the temperature for the different cities in Spain in January

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

Legend very warm warm moderate cold very cold
On this map very warm means daytime maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold means lower than 2ºC (36ºF).

  • What is the warmest city in January in Spain?
  • Valverde tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 21°C (70°F) and minimum nighttime temperature around 17°C (63°F).

  • What is the coldest city in January in Spain?
  • The coldest city in January in Spain is León when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 7°C (45°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around -1°C (31°F).

  • How much sun does Spain get in January?
  • January is generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 148 hours of sunshine in Barcelona during the whole month.

  • How warm is the water in January?
  • The water temperature averages approximately 19°C (66°F) in Tenerife this month, so still a bit cool to swim but some enjoy a refreshing dive.

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