Average Weather January in Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Vancouver in January is 1.4°C (34.52°F). January falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 168mm (6.6in). In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 60 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Vancouver should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Plan on bringing your warm clothes and something that will protect you from the rain. It can be a bit chilly and rainy during this period.

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For other monthly weather averages and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 34.52 °F
Max Temperature 46.4 °F
Chance of Rain 65.0%
Precipitation 6.6 in
Rainy Days 20
Sunshine Hours 60

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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