Kotel weather in January (Sliven, Bulgaria)

Curious about the January weather in Kotel? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In January, Kotel typically experiences low temperatures and moderate snow/rainfall. January is a winter month. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 5°C. However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate -3°C. On average, it is the coldest month of the year. So be prepared and make sure to pack winter cloths.

Kotel in January usually receives moderate snow/rainfall, averaging around 61 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.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, January may not be the ideal month to visit Kotel. June, July, August and September generally stand out with the best circumstances. While January, February and December tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Kotel, monthly averages in January

Min Temperature -3°C  
Max Temperature 5°C  
Chance of Rain 33%  
Precipitation 61 mm  
Rainy days 10 days  
Humidity 83% *  
* Data from: Shumen, Bulgaria (57 KM, 35 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 Kotel 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.

Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Barbeque
1/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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