Wijk aan Zee weather in January (Noord-Holland, Netherlands)

People don't tend to visit Wijk aan Zee in January since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Wijk aan Zee in January lies at 6.1°C (42.98°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 1.1°C (33.98°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is moderate with an average of 74mm (2.9 inches). There are generally around 18 rainy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 64 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Wijk aan Zee, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 33 °F  
Max Temperature 42 °F  
Chance of Rain 62%  
Precipitation 3 in  
Rainy days 19 days  
Humidity 88% *  
Sunshine 64 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 17% *  
* Data from: Amsterdam, the Netherlands (24 KM, 15 Miles).

Where to stay in Wijk aan Zee


Where to go in the Netherlands in January

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Some years it can also snow this month, so bring gloves or mittens, a scarf and a warm hat.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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