Manila Weather in January

What's the weather like in Manila, Philippines in January 2021?

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

January is in the winter in Manila and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.

Manila weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 30°C 86°F
Nightly temperature 21.1°C 70°F
Average temperature 25.6°C 78°F
Daily sunshine 7 hrs
Avg rainfall 30 mm 1.2 ins
Rainy days 5 days
Sea temperature 27.5°C 81.6°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 8.9kph 6 mph

On average January is the 3rd driest month of the year in Manila with around 30mm 1.2 inches of rain making it a 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 7 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Manila

January rainfall

January hourly sunshine

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 January 2020.

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Manila weather stats

Manila weather statistics
Hottest month: May 33.9°C 93°F
Driest month: February 13mm 0.5ins
Sunniest month: April 9.3hrs
Coldest month: January 29.8°C 85.6°F
Wettest month: August 472mm 18.6ins
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