Average weather in January in Río San Juan (Puerto Plata Province), Dominican Republic

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Río San Juan in January is 17.4°C (63.32°F). The amount of rain in January is high with an average of 170mm (6.7in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Río San Juan should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. 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 63 °F
Max Temperature 84 °F
Water Temperature 78 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 7 in
Rainy Days 11
* Climate data from: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic (62 KM, 39 Miles).

Where to stay in Río San Juan

Where to go in Dominican Republic in January

Find out more about the weather in Dominican Republic in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Río San Juan (Puerto Plata Province)

WED Aug 17
87°F | 78°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU Aug 18
85°F | 79°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

FRI Aug 19
86°F | 79°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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