Average weather in January in Santa Barbara (California), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Santa Barbara in January is 8.3°C (46.94°F). The amount of rain in January is high with an average of 110mm (4.3in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 19.5°C (67.1°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 188 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Santa Barbara should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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Monthly Averages in January

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 46 °F
Max Temperature 67 °F
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 188

Where to stay in Santa Barbara

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Santa Barbara (California)

MON Dec 06
75°F | 54°F

Sunny

TUE Dec 07
66°F | 50°F

Partly cloudy

WED Dec 08
67°F | 49°F

Sunny

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