Beirut Weather in January

What's the weather like in Beirut (Beyrouth) in January 2023?

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

January is in the winter in Beirut and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 14°C (56°F), whilst at night 6°C (43°F) is normal.

Beirut weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 13.6°C 56.4°F
Nightly temperature 5.9°C 42.5°F
Average temperature 9.7°C 49.5°F
Daily sunshine 5.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 161 mm 6.4 ins
Rainy days 15 days
Sea temperature 18.1°C 64.6°F
Humidity 72%
Windspeed 11.7kph 7 mph

On average January is the wettest month of the year in Beirut with around 161mm 6.4 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.1 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Beirut

Beirut average temperature in January

January rainfall

Beirut average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Beirut 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 Beirut in January 2023.

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Beirut weather stats

Beirut weather statistics
Hottest month: August 29.8°C 85.6°F
Driest month: July 0mm 0ins
Sunniest month: July 12.4hrs
Coldest month: January 13.4°C 56.1°F
Wettest month: January 161mm 6.3ins
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