Beijing weather in January (Beijing Area, China)
People don't tend to visit Beijing in January since it is known as a chilly month.
The average maximum daytime temperature in Beijing in January lies at 1.7°C (35.06°F).
Usually it is the coldest month of the year.
The average minimum temperature goes down to around -8.1°C (17.42°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).
Rainfall during January is extremely low with an average of 3mm (0.1 inches). This makes it the driest month of the year. There are generally around 1 snowy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 186 hours of sunshine during the entire month.
Beijing, monthly averages in January
Where to stay in Beijing
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What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.
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