Valencia
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Valencia, Spain

A view of the Rio Turia fountain in the Virgin Saint Mary Square with a view of the Basilica of Virgen the Helpless, in Valencia Cathedral, Spain
A view of the Rio Turia fountain in the Virgin Saint Mary Square with a view of the Basilica of Virgen the Helpless, in Valencia Cathedral, Spain
January, the same as December, is another comfortable winter month in Valencia, Spain, with average temperature fluctuating between 7.1°C (44.8°F) and 16.4°C (61.5°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 16.4°C (61.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Rainfall

In Valencia, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 37mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 46 rainfall days, and 475mm (18.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Valencia, the average water temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F). Swimming in 14.3°C (57.7°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Valencia, the average length of the day in January is 9.8h.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Valencia, Spain, is 5.5h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 2 in January interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the coldest month in Valencia?

With an average high-temperature of 16.4°C (61.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 7.1°C (44.8°F), January is the coldest month in Valencia, Spain.

What is the temperature in January in Valencia?

In January, in Valencia, the average high-temperature is 16.4°C (61.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Valencia?

In Valencia, Spain, during January, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Valencia?

In Valencia, in January, the average water temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Valencia have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Valencia is 9.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Valencia?

The average sunshine in January in Valencia, Spain, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Valencia?

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Valencia, Spain.

How high is the UV index in January in Valencia?

In Valencia, Spain, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average high temperature in January: 16.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 7.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.1°C).

Average rainfall in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average rainfall in January: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (77mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (8mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are April, September, October and December (5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in January: 14.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (13.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average daylight in January: 9.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in January - Valencia, Spain
  • Average UV index in January: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).