Sochi Weather in January

What's the weather like in Sochi (Krasnodarskiy) in January 2021?

The climate in Sochi during January can be summarized as cool and wet.

January is in the winter in Sochi and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 9°C (47°F), whilst at night 2°C (36°F) is normal.

Sochi weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 8.6°C 47.4°F
Nightly temperature 2.1°C 35.7°F
Average temperature 5.3°C 41.5°F
Daily sunshine 3.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 145 mm 5.7 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 9.9°C 49.9°F
Humidity 70%
Windspeed 11.2kph 7 mph

On average January is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Sochi with around 145mm 5.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.6 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Sochi

Sochi average temperature in January

January rainfall

Sochi average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Sochi 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 Sochi in January 2021.

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Sochi weather stats

Sochi weather statistics
Hottest month: July 25.9°C 78.6°F
Driest month: May 91mm 3.6ins
Sunniest month: August 9.8hrs
Coldest month: January 8.4°C 47.1°F
Wettest month: December 147mm 5.8ins
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