Chiang Mai Weather in January

What's the weather like in Chiang Mai (Chiang Mai) in January 2023?

The climate in Chiang Mai during January can be summarized as warm, humid and very dry.

January is in the winter in Chiang Mai and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (83°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.

Chiang Mai weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 28.4°C 83°F
Nightly temperature 12.7°C 54.8°F
Average temperature 20.5°C 68.9°F
Daily sunshine 9.7 hrs
Avg rainfall 9 mm 0.3 ins
Rainy days 1 days
Sea temperature 25°C 77.1°F
Humidity 70%
Windspeed 2.2kph 1 mph

On average January is the 2nd driest month of the year in Chiang Mai with around 9mm 0.3 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.7 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai average temperature in January

January rainfall

Chiang Mai average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Chiang Mai 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 Chiang Mai in January 2023.

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Chiang Mai weather stats

Chiang Mai weather statistics
Hottest month: April 35.2°C 95.4°F
Driest month: February 6mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: February 10.5hrs
Coldest month: January 28°C 82.4°F
Wettest month: August 226mm 8.9ins
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