Weather in China in january 2025

Here, you have access to the weather forecast for january for most popular cities in China. These datas are statistics for the month of january from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in january in Beijing

very bad weather 25.8cm

Weather at 6am
22°F

Partly Cloudy

24%

Cloudy

6%

Snow showers

3%

Weather at 12pm
36°F

Partly Cloudy

20%

Cloudy

7%

Snow showers

3%

Weather at 6pm
27°F

Partly Cloudy

25%

Cloudy

8%

Snow showers

2%

Weather at 3am
22°F

Clear/Sunny

67%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Cloudy

7%

Snow showers

3%

More information about the weather in Beijing in january



Where to go in China in january?

Where to go in China in january: destination map

Legend: perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Where to go in each region in january?

East Coast of China
(Shanghai, Wenzhou, Yancheng...)
very bad weather*
Hong Kong
(Hong Kong Island, Tai Po, Kowloon...)
good weather
North of China
(Beijing, Qingdao, Pingyao...)
very bad weather
North West of China
(Xi'an, Urumqi, Jiuquan (Gansu)...)
very bad weather
Northeast of China
(Harbin, Dalian, Qiqihar...)
very bad weather
South East of China
(Guangzhou (Canton), Guilin, Hainan island (Haikou)...)
good weather*
Southern Central of China
(Chengdu, Wuhan, Zhangjiajie...)
very bad weather*
Tibet
(Lhasa, Shigatsé‎, Chamdo...)
very bad weather
Yunnan
(Kunming, Lijiang, Yuanyang...)
very bad weather*
*over most of the region. Weather may vary locally.


Where should you go in China in january when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in China in january ranges from good to very bad depending on the region and city.

You are lucky: It is not perfect, however, the weather in China in january is quite good in Xiamen, Hong Kong, Canton, Sanya, Macao, Victoria Peak and Shenzhen. I allows to savor tour in these places. And even why not take a little time to enjoy the hotel pool!

If you do not go the sun and blue sky, but, for example to go sightseeing, the cities of Fuzhou, Kunming, Hainan island (Haikou), Yunnan, Yangshuo and Guilin have a ok but correct weather for it in january. Finally, it is not advisable to travel in the cities of Chengdu, Jilin, Xinjiang, Shanghai, Urumqi, Suzhou, Xi'an, Zhangjiajie, Wuhan, Beijing, Kachgar, Delingha, Harbin, Hangzhou and Qingdao in january because the climate is rather unfavorable.


Climate in China in january

Climate in Beijing in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 36°F and minimum temperature is 22°F (for an average temperature of 29°F). The climate is rather more than very fresh in that area in january. Do not forget to cover yourself! There is no rain during this month. You will be well dry during your holidays!

January
Average temperature 29°F
Highest temperature 36°F
Lowest temperature 22°F
Rainfall 0.1in
Humidity 47%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 18%
Length of day 09:40
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Beijing in january

Climate in Guangzhou (Canton) in january

In january, the mean temperature in Canton is 63°F (maximum temperature is 68°F and minimum temperature is 58°F). The climate is relatively cold in that area in this month, but it is endurable when dressing hot. With 2.2in over 3 days, rain may occur for your vacations. But this is pretty reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With a good climate, the month of january is a recommended month to go in Canton in China.

January
Average temperature 63°F
Highest temperature 68°F
Lowest temperature 58°F
Rainfall 2.2in
Number of days with rainfall 3 day(s)
(10%)
Humidity 70%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 48%
Length of day 10:52
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Guangzhou (Canton) in january

Climate in Hong Kong in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Hong Kong is 65°F (maximum temperature is 68°F and minimum temperature is 61°F). The climate good in that area in january. With barely 2.4in over 4 days, rain may be scarce throughout your stay.
With good weather conditions, january is an advisable month to go in Hong Kong in China.

January
Average temperature 65°F
Highest temperature 68°F
Lowest temperature 61°F
Sea temperature 67°F
Rainfall 2.4in
Number of days with rainfall 4 day(s)
(12%)
Humidity 77%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 10:55
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Hong Kong in january

Climate in Kunming in january

In january, the mean temperature in Kunming is 49°F (maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 40°F). The climate is relatively cool here in the month of january, but it is liveable by dressing warm. With about 2.1in over 2 days, rainfall is infrequent for your trip.
With a correct climate, the month of january is okay (but not good month) for traveling in this city.

January
Average temperature 49°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 40°F
Rainfall 2.1in
Number of days with rainfall 2 day(s)
(7%)
Humidity 94%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 41%
Length of day 10:46
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Kunming in january

Climate in Shanghai in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 50°F and minimum temperature is 43°F (for an average temperature of 47°F). The climate is quite more than very fresh in that area in the month of january. Bring warm clothes! With barely 2.9in over 5 days, the rain will not be a problem during your journey.

January
Average temperature 47°F
Highest temperature 50°F
Lowest temperature 43°F
Sea temperature 45°F
Rainfall 2.9in
Number of days with rainfall 5 day(s)
(16%)
Humidity 73%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 44%
Length of day 10:21
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Shanghai in january


All cities in China in january

Beijing in januaryvery bad weather
Guangzhou (Canton) in januarygood weather
Hong Kong in januarygood weather
Kunming in januaryvery bad weather
Shanghai in januarybad weather
Chengdu in januaryvery bad weather
Dalian in januaryvery bad weather
Guilin in januaryvery bad weather
Hainan island (Haikou) in januarytolerable weather
Harbin in januaryvery bad weather
Jiuquan (Gansu) in januaryvery bad weather
Lijiang in januaryvery bad weather
Pingyao in januaryvery bad weather
Qingdao in januaryvery bad weather
Qiqihar in januaryvery bad weather
Tibet in januaryvery bad weather
Urumqi in januaryvery bad weather
Wenzhou in januarytolerable weather
Wuhan in januaryvery bad weather
Xi'an in januaryvery bad weather
Yancheng in januaryvery bad weather
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Weather data for China in january:

Weather data for China in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in China. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in China can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to China.


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