Average weather in January in Playa del Carmen (Quintana Roo), Mexico

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Playa del Carmen in January is 18.0°C (64.4°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 63mm (2.5in). It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 28.0°C (82.4°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Playa del Carmen with 222 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Playa del Carmen might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day. With a water temperature of around 26.0°C (78.8°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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 Celsius

Min Temperature 64 °F
Max Temperature 82 °F
Water Temperature 78 °F
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 222

Where to stay in Playa del Carmen

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What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Playa del Carmen (Quintana Roo)

SAT May 28
86°F | 76°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

SUN May 29
85°F | 74°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

MON May 30
79°F | 74°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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