The climate in Guangzhou during January can be summarized as mild and reasonably dry.
January is in the winter in Guangzhou and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 18°C (65°F), whilst at night 10°C (50°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||18.4°C 65°F|
|Nightly temperature||9.9°C 49.7°F|
|Average temperature||14.1°C 57.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||37 mm 1.5 ins|
|Rainy days||8 days|
|Sea temperature||19.9°C 67.9°F|
|Windspeed||7.6kph 5 mph|
On average January is the 2nd driest month of the year in Guangzhou with around 37mm 1.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Guangzhou in January 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||32.5°C 90.5°F|
|Driest month:||December||25mm 1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||18.1°C 64.6°F|
|Wettest month:||May||286mm 11.3ins|