Patong Beach weather in January (Phuket Province, Thailand)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Patong Beach in January lies at 31.7°C (89.06°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 22.7°C (72.86°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is moderate with an average of 85mm (3.4 inches). There are generally around 7 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Patong Beach with 235 hours of sun during the entire month.

 

Patong Beach, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 22 °C  
Max Temperature 31 °C  
Water Temperature 27 °C *  
Chance of Rain 24%  
Precipitation 85mm  
Rainy days 7 days  
Humidity 70% *  
Sunshine 235 hrs *  
* Data from: Phuket, Thailand (23 KM, 14 Miles).

Where to stay in Patong Beach

Where to go in Thailand in January

Find out more about the weather in Thailand 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Patong Beach should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 27.0°C (80.6°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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