Average weather in January in Irkutsk (Irkutsk Region), Russia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Irkutsk in January is -22.0°C (-7.6°F). January is a dry month with an average of 13mm (0.5in) rain. It rains on average a total of 21 days. This month is known as an extremely cold month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around -13.0°C (8.6°F). You will hardly see any sun with 93 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Irkutsk should definitely plan on bringing a warm sweater and winter jacket since there will be periods of snow.

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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 -22 °C
Max Temperature -13 °C
Chance of Rain 70%
Precipitation 13mm
Rainy Days 21
Sunshine Hours 93

Where to stay in Irkutsk

What To Do

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

Swimming
1/10
Cycling
1/10
Walking
1/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
1/10

Weather Forecasts for Irkutsk (Irkutsk Region)

MON Jan 17
-7°C | -18°C
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

TUE Jan 18
-6°C | -15°C
Moderate or heavy snow showers

Moderate or heavy snow showers

WED Jan 19
-7°C | -17°C
Mist

Mist

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