The climate in Bergen during January can be summarized as cool and very wet.
January is in the winter in Bergen and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 3°C (37°F), whilst at night -1°C (31°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||2.8°C 37°F|
|Nightly temperature||-0.8°C 30.7°F|
|Average temperature||1°C 33.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||0.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||222 mm 8.7 ins|
|Rainy days||26 days|
|Sea temperature||6.9°C 44.5°F|
|Windspeed||16.9kph 11 mph|
On average January is the 5th wettest month of the year in Bergen with around 222mm 8.7 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 26 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 0.8 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 Bergen in January 2023.
Best places to visit in January
|Hottest month:||July||16.6°C 61.9°F|
|Driest month:||May||111mm 4.4ins|
|Coldest month:||February||2.7°C 36.9°F|
|Wettest month:||September||306mm 12ins|