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, like December, in Valencia, Spain, is another enjoyable winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 16.4°C (61.5°F) and 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, 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, in Valencia, there are 46 rainfall days, and 475mm (18.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F).
Note: 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

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the coldest month in Valencia?

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

What is the temperature in January in Valencia?

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

How much does it rain in Valencia in January?

In Valencia, in January, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 37mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Valencia?

In January, the average sea temperature in Valencia, Spain, 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?

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

How long on average sun shines in January in Valencia?

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

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Valencia?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Valencia?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Valencia, Spain, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe 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).