Sado Island weather in January

Considering a trip to Sado Island this January and wondering about the expected weather conditions? Find all the crucial information you need right here, addressing your question:

What is the weather like in Sado Island in January?

Sado Island is a region in Japan. January in Sado Island generally has cold temperatures, with high precipitation. January is a winter month.

You can expect cold maximum daytime temperatures of around 7°C and nighttime temperatures around 2°C in Sado. 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.

January is a rainy month with an average rainfall of around 146 mm in Sado. Sado experiences limited sunny days, amounting to roughly 58 hours of sunshine. This makes it perfect for those who prefer dimmer, cloudier settings rather than intense sunlit days

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

Where to go in Sado Island in January

Find the average weather conditions in January for the most popular destinations in Sado Island on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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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).

Popular destinations in Sado Island

What is the weather like in January for the most popular destinonation in Sado Island?

Average weather in Sado

In January Sado generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 7°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Sado
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
10°C 
5°C 
63 hours 
166 mm 
29 days 
poor 
7°C 
2°C 
58 hours 
146 mm 
30 days 
poor 
7°C 
2°C 
77 hours 
116 mm 
26 days 
poor 
Climate in Sado

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Is January the best time to visit Sado Island?

In our view, January might not be the best time to travel to Sado Island with often poor weather in Sado.

Generally speaking, May provides perfect weather in Sado. On the other hand, the months of January, February, March and December tend to have poor weather conditions.

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