Cerro Punta weather in January (Chiriqui, Panama)

What can you expect from the weather in Cerro Punta during January? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In January, Cerro Punta generally has high temperatures and high rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 24°C (show in °F), while nights can cool down to about 16°C.

Cerro Punta in January usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 105 mm (show in inches) for the month. Typically around 13 days of rainfall is expected.

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 275 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

In case you lean more towards enjoying temperate temperatures and rain-free days February typically offers the most optimal weather. In contrast, May, June, July, August, September, October and November tend to have less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Cerro Punta climate page with graphs.


Cerro Punta, monthly averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 15.9°C  
Max Temperature 24.3°C  
Chance of Rain 43%  
Precipitation 105 mm  
Rainy days 13 days  
Humidity 68% *  
Sunshine 275 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Boquete, Panama (17 KM, 10 Miles).

Where to go in Panama in January

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Cerro Punta in January?

For visitors traveling to Cerro Punta, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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Our site offers climate and forecast data for every country in the world. Are you going to Panama? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in Panama. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.