Chepelare weather in January (Smolyan, Bulgaria)

Planning a trip to Chepelare in January? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In January, Chepelare generally has low temperatures and moderate snow/rainfall. January is a winter month. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 3°C, while night temperatures can drop to -5°C. Typically, it's the chilliest month of the year. Making it a great time for staying indoors and enjoying the warmth. Make sure you're prepared by packing the right winter outfits.

Chepelare in January usually receives moderate snow/rainfall, averaging around 69 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 10 days of snow/rain.

The area experiences limited sunny days, amounting to roughly 92 hours of sunshine. This makes it perfect for those who lean towards cooler, cloudier settings rather than intense sunlit days

If you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures, January may not be the ideal month to visit Chepelare. August and September typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, January, February, March, April, November and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Chepelare, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature -5°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 3°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 33%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 69 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 10 days  
HumidityHumidity 75% *  
SunshineSunshine 92 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Plovdiv, Bulgaria (45 KM, 28 Miles).

Where to go in Bulgaria in January

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

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Chepelare in January?

Wear a base layer in cold weather; this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature.

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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