Average Weather during January in Barcelona (Catalonia), Spain

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Barcelona in January is 9.0°C (48.2°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 44mm (1.7in). The average maximum temperature lies around 15.0°C (59°F). With a water temperature of around 13.0°C (55.4°F), this is not the best month to swim. You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 146 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Barcelona should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 48 °F
Max Temperature 59 °F
Water Temperature 55 °F
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 146

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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