Average Weather during January in Fort Lauderdale (Florida), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Fort Lauderdale in January is 15.5°C (59.9°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 41mm (1.6in). This makes it the driest month of the year. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 24.6°C (76.28°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Fort Lauderdale with 222 hours of sun. January is known as one of the best months to visit Fort Lauderdale.


So what to wear in January? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 24.0°C (75.2°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 59 °F
Max Temperature 76 °F
Water Temperature 75 °F
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 222

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What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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