Average weather in January in Katowice (Silesia), Poland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Katowice in January is -6.0°C (21.2°F). The amount of rain/snow in January is normal with an average of 34mm (1.3in). Most people don't tend to visit Katowice during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 0.0°C (32°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. You will hardly see any sun with 40 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. Visitors traveling to Katowice 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 -6 °C
Max Temperature 0 °C
Chance of Rain 57%
Precipitation 34mm
Rainy Days 17
Sunshine Hours 40

Where to stay in Katowice

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
2/10
Walking
2/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
2/10

Weather Forecasts for Katowice (Silesia)

TUE Dec 07
-0°C | -3°C

Light snow

WED Dec 08
-0°C | -4°C

Partly cloudy

THU Dec 09
0°C | -3°C

Heavy snow

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