Douala Weather in January

What's the weather like in Douala (Littoral Province) in January 2024?

The climate in Douala during January can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.

January is in the winter in Douala and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

Douala weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 31.9°C 89.3°F
Nightly temperature 23.2°C 73.7°F
Average temperature 27.5°C 81.5°F
Daily sunshine 6.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 32 mm 1.2 ins
Rainy days 5 days
Sea temperature 28.2°C 82.8°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 4kph 2 mph

On average January is the 2nd driest month of the year in Douala with around 32mm 1.2 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Douala

Douala average temperature in January

January rainfall

Douala average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Douala average rain in January

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Douala in January 2024.

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Douala weather stats

Douala weather statistics
Hottest month: February 32.4°C 90.3°F
Driest month: December 30mm 1.2ins
Sunniest month: February 6.7hrs
Coldest month: August 27.4°C 81.3°F
Wettest month: August 656mm 25.8ins
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