The climate in Singapore during January can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
January is in the winter in Singapore and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.7°C 85.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.5°C 72.5°F|
|Average temperature||26.1°C 79°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||209 mm 8.2 ins|
|Rainy days||13 days|
|Sea temperature||27.9°C 82.2°F|
|Windspeed||10.8kph 7 mph|
On average January is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Singapore with around 209mm 8.2 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.9 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 Singapore in January 2023.
|Hottest month:||May||31.1°C 88°F|
|Driest month:||June||159mm 6.3ins|
|Coldest month:||December||29.4°C 84.9°F|
|Wettest month:||December||296mm 11.7ins|