Average weather in January in Cayenne, French Guiana

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Cayenne in January is 23.3°C (73.94°F). January falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 452mm (17.8in). It rains on average a total of 23 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). You will hardly see any sun with 94 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Cayenne should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.

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

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 29 °C
Chance of Rain 77%
Precipitation 452mm
Rainy Days 23
Sunshine Hours 94

 

Where to stay in Cayenne

Where to go in French Guiana in January

Find out more about the weather in French Guiana in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Cayenne

SUN   Dec 04
27°C | 22°C
E 6 kmph
17.2 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

MON   Dec 05
32°C | 21°C
SSE 8 kmph
12.8 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE   Dec 06
30°C | 22°C
ESE 8 kmph
13.9 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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