Minamata Weather in January

What's the weather like in Minamata (Kumamoto) in January 2023?

The climate in Minamata during January can be summarized as cool and a little damp.

January is in the winter in Minamata and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 10°C (49°F), whilst at night 1°C (34°F) is normal.

Minamata weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 9.7°C 49.4°F
Nightly temperature 1.2°C 34.1°F
Average temperature 5.4°C 41.7°F
Daily sunshine 4 hrs
Avg rainfall 84 mm 3.3 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 18.7°C 65.6°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 8.6kph 5 mph

On average January is the 3rd driest month of the year in Minamata with around 84mm 3.3 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Minamata

Minamata average temperature in January

January rainfall

Minamata average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Minamata 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 Minamata in January 2023.

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Minamata weather stats

Minamata weather statistics
Hottest month: August 30.8°C 87.4°F
Driest month: December 68mm 2.7ins
Sunniest month: August 7.2hrs
Coldest month: January 9.4°C 48.9°F
Wettest month: June 410mm 16.1ins
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