Average Weather during January in Kathmandu, Nepal

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kathmandu in January is 1.0°C (33.8°F). January is a dry month with an average of 18mm (0.7in) rain. The average maximum temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 183 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? For visitors traveling to Kathmandu 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. Since climate change is one of the main problems the world faces these days we recommend to buy sustainable or second hand cloths.

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

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 1 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 3%
Precipitation 18mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 183

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
7/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

More Climate Information For Kathmandu

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