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Weather in January in Extremadura

Are you planning a trip to Extremadura in January and wondering what kind of weather to expect? This page has all the details you need.

What is the weather like in Extremadura in January?

Extremadura is a region in Spain. January in Extremadura generally has temperatures that range from cold to moderate, with precipitation levels ranging from moderate to high. In January, it is winter.

The average highest temperatures fluctuate between cold in Tornavacas at 9°C to moderate in Olivenza at 15°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 5°C in Olivenza and 0°C in Tornavacas. Even if January is considered the coolest month, there are areas in Extremadura that maintain moderate temperatures, making it a pleasant destination all year round.

In January, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Llerena with an average of 46 mm to high rainfall in Jerte with 131 mm. Most areas experience a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 162 hours of sunlight expected in Cáceres. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

For specific regional insights in Extremadura for January, refer to the map provided below. For an in-depth overview of the yearly weather conditions, do visit our Extremadura climate page.

Where to go in Extremadura in January

Find more information for the most popular destinations in the Extremadura on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailes.

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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).

Popular destinations

What is the weather like in January for the 5 most popular destinations in Extremadura?

Cáceres

In January Cáceres generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Cáceres
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
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14°C 
6°C 
131 hours 
69 mm 
15 days 
13°C 
4°C 
162 hours 
57 mm 
16 days 
15°C 
5°C 
160 hours 
54 mm 
15 days 
Climate in Cáceres

Merida

In January Merida generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Merida
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
15°C 
6°C 
131 hours 
63 mm 
15 days 
14°C 
5°C 
162 hours 
52 mm 
16 days 
16°C 
6°C 
160 hours 
51 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Merida

Hervás

In January Hervás generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 1°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Hervás
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
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11°C 
2°C 
134 mm 
14 days 
poor 
10°C 
1°C 
119 mm 
15 days 
poor 
12°C 
2°C 
94 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Hervás

Trujillo

In January Trujillo generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Trujillo
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
13°C 
5°C 
131 hours 
80 mm 
15 days 
13°C 
4°C 
162 hours 
67 mm 
16 days 
15°C 
5°C 
160 hours 
63 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Trujillo

Plasencia

In January Plasencia generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Plasencia
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
13°C 
5°C 
131 hours 
113 mm 
14 days 
poor 
13°C 
4°C 
162 hours 
95 mm 
15 days 
15°C 
4°C 
160 hours 
76 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Plasencia

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Extremadura, in Spain.

Is January the best time to visit Extremadura?

In our view, January might not be the best time to travel to Extremadura with often unpleasant weather in Cáceres.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in April, May, June and October offering mostly perfect weather in Cáceres. On the other hand, the month of January tends to have unpleasant weather conditions.

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