Average weather in January in Munich (Bavaria), Germany

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Munich in January is -2.0°C (28.4°F). The amount of rain/snow in January is normal with an average of 48mm (1.9in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 3.6°C (38.48°F). You will hardly see any sun with 80 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Some years you can have some days or nights with snow during this month. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

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Monthly Averages in January

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 28 °F
Max Temperature 38 °F
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 80

Where to stay in Munich

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

Weather Forecasts for Munich (Bavaria)

FRI Jan 21
33°F | 26°F
Patchy moderate snow

Patchy moderate snow

SAT Jan 22
33°F | 26°F
Heavy snow

Heavy snow

SUN Jan 23
37°F | 29°F
Fog

Fog

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