City of Balikpapan Weather in January

What's the weather like in City of Balikpapan (East Kalimantan) in January 2024?

The climate in City of Balikpapan during January can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.

January is in the summer in City of Balikpapan and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

City of Balikpapan weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 30.6°C 87°F
Nightly temperature 23.7°C 74.6°F
Average temperature 27.1°C 80.8°F
Daily sunshine 4.7 hrs
Avg rainfall 295 mm 11.6 ins
Rainy days 14 days
Sea temperature 29.1°C 84.3°F
Humidity 84%
Windspeed 8.3kph 5 mph

On average January is the wettest month of the year in City of Balikpapan with around 295mm 11.6 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.7 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in City of Balikpapan

City of Balikpapan average temperature in January

January rainfall

City of Balikpapan average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

City of Balikpapan 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 City of Balikpapan in January 2024.

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City of Balikpapan weather stats

City of Balikpapan weather statistics
Hottest month: October 32.5°C 90.5°F
Driest month: September 137mm 5.4ins
Sunniest month: August 8.5hrs
Coldest month: January 30.4°C 86.7°F
Wettest month: January 295mm 11.6ins
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