Puerto Vallarta Weather in January

What's the weather like in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico in January?

The climate in Puerto Vallarta during January can be summarized as warm, humid and dry.

January is in the winter in Puerto Vallarta and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 14°C (57°F) is normal.

Puerto Vallarta weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 29°C 84.2°F
Nightly temperature 13.8°C 56.8°F
Average temperature 21.4°C 70.5°F
Daily sunshine 7.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 24 mm 0.9 ins
Rainy days 1 days
Sea temperature 25°C 77°F
Humidity 78%
Windspeed 9.4kph 6 mph

On average January is the 6th driest month of the year in Puerto Vallarta with around 24mm 0.9 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 1 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Puerto Vallarta

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 2018.

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Puerto Vallarta weather stats

Puerto Vallarta weather statistics
Hottest month: June 32.7°C 90.9°F
Driest month: April 5mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: February 8.4hrs
Coldest month: January 28.6°C 83.5°F
Wettest month: September 358mm 14.1ins
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