The climate in Kaohsiung during January can be summarized as warm and reasonably dry.
January is in the winter in Kaohsiung and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 14°C (57°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||23.7°C 74.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||13.7°C 56.7°F|
|Average temperature||18.7°C 65.7°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||46 mm 1.8 ins|
|Rainy days||14 days|
|Sea temperature||23.5°C 74.3°F|
|Windspeed||15.8kph 10 mph|
On average January is the driest month of the year in Kaohsiung with around 46mm 1.8 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry 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 4.9 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 Kaohsiung in January 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||31.7°C 89.1°F|
|Driest month:||January||46mm 1.8ins|
|Coldest month:||February||23.4°C 74.1°F|
|Wettest month:||August||436mm 17.2ins|