Urcuquí weather in January (Ecuador)

Curious about the January weather in Urcuquí? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In January, Urcuquí generally has pleasant temperatures and heavy rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 20°C, while nights can cool down to about 10°C.

Urcuquí in January falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 259 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 13 days of rain.

With around 197 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm July and August typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, February, March, April, November and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Urcuquí climate page with graphs.

 

Urcuquí, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 10°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 20°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 43%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 259 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 13 days  
HumidityHumidity 81% *  
SunshineSunshine 197 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Quito, Ecuador (70 KM, 44 Miles).

Where to go in Ecuador in January

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

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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).

So, what should you wear in Urcuquí in January?

For visitors traveling to Urcuquí, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Camping
6/10

Interested in more climate information?

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