Ko Samui Weather in January

What's the weather like in Ko Samui (Surat Thani) in January 2024?

The climate in Ko Samui during January can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

January is in the winter in Ko Samui and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

Ko Samui weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 28.6°C 83.5°F
Nightly temperature 22.2°C 72°F
Average temperature 25.4°C 77.7°F
Daily sunshine 7.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 123 mm 4.8 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 28°C 82.4°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average January is the 5th driest month of the year in Ko Samui with around 123mm 4.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.6 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Ko Samui

Ko Samui average temperature in January

January rainfall

Ko Samui average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Ko Samui 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 Ko Samui in January 2024.

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Ko Samui weather stats

Ko Samui weather statistics
Hottest month: April 31.6°C 88.9°F
Driest month: February 39mm 1.5ins
Sunniest month: February 8.7hrs
Coldest month: January 28.4°C 83.1°F
Wettest month: November 463mm 18.2ins
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