Kŭrdzhali weather in January (Kardzhali, Bulgaria)

What can you expect from the weather in Kŭrdzhali during January? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In January, Kŭrdzhali typically experiences low temperatures and moderate snow/rainfall. January is a winter month. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 6°C, while night temperatures can drop to -2°C. Typically, it's the chilliest month of the year. Making it a great time for staying indoors and enjoying the warmth. Make sure you're prepared by packing the right winter outfits.

Kŭrdzhali in January usually receives moderate snow/rainfall, averaging around 70 mm for the month. Snow/rain is expected on roughly 9 days.

The city usually sees around 92 hours of sunlight, indicating fewer sunny days.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, January may not be the ideal month to visit Kŭrdzhali. May, June, July 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 Kŭrdzhali climate page with graphs.


Kŭrdzhali, monthly averages in January

Min Temperature -2°C  
Max Temperature 6°C  
Chance of Rain 30%  
Precipitation 70 mm  
Rainy days 9 days  
Humidity 75% *  
Sunshine 92 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Plovdiv, Bulgaria (74 KM, 46 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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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 Kŭrdzhali 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.

Outdoor sports

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