Weather in Prague in january 2021

The weather in Prague in the month of january comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Weather details in january

January is one of the coldest months of the year in Prague, so expect to face temperatures that can drop below zero and a need to bundle comfortably. This month is also the best time to contemplate a magical landscape and admire this beautiful capital beneath a snowy blanket.

Beginning of January in Prague

The weather in Prague in January during the first ten day period is dominated by the cold, with minimum temperatures around -2° C. In addition, the sky is often covered with heavy clouds that turn into snow. Every other day, the misty mornings alternate with the sunshine.

Middle of January in Prague

With minimum temperatures down to -3° C, the climate is far from settled. Only around the middle of the month, snowfall is less frequent compared to the previous period. Moreover, the cold continues to characterize the days as well as the nights which are often morose.

End of January in Prague

The climate in January in Prague is barely noticeable. Although the temperature rises slightly, the temperature gap is really very low. Moreover, the snow continues to envelop the city with its white mantle. Sometimes the thick fog, which manifests itself in the morning or in the evening, can be inconvenient.

Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Prague in january 2021

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Prague in january 2021.

Climate of Prague in january

The climate of Prague in january is very bad

The climate in january in Prague is wet (with 2.3in of rainfall over 13 days). The weather is better from the previous month since in december it receives an average of 2.3in of precipitation over 12 days.

The climate is quite more than very fresh in this location this month. Do not forget to cover yourself! Temperatures are up to 38°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 31°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of january in Prague is 34°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Prague in the month of january with a maximum record of 54°F in 2015 and a minimum record of -4°F in 2010. You need to prepare to have about 16 days with temperatures below 32°F, or 52% of time.

In january in Prague, the days on average last 08:33. Sunrise is at 08:55 and sets at 17:28.

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Seasonal average climate and temperature of Prague in january

Check below seasonal norms These datas are generated from the weather statements of the last years of the month of january.

Outside temperature
Average temperature 34°F
Highest temperature 38°F
Lowest temperature 31°F
Highest record temperature 54°F
Lowest record temperature -4°F
Number of days at -32°F 16 day(s)
Wind speed 17km/h
Wind temperature 23°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.3in
Number of days with rainfall 13 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 0.8in
Snowfall 62.7cm
Other climate data
Humidity 90%
Visibility 7.8km
Cloud cover 66%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 6
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 08:55
Time of sunset 17:28
Length of day 08:33
Our opinion about the weather in january
Our opinion at very bad

How was the weather last january?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Prague in january 2020:

Partly Cloudy
32°F to 40°F
34°F to 41°F
29°F to 40°F
Partly Cloudy
27°F to 41°F
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 36°F
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 36°F
31°F to 38°F
31°F to 38°F
Light rain
40°F to 43°F
Partly Cloudy
34°F to 47°F
34°F to 40°F
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 38°F
34°F to 40°F
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 40°F
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 40°F
29°F to 41°F
Partly Cloudy
34°F to 41°F
Light rain
36°F to 41°F
27°F to 36°F
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 40°F
32°F to 40°F
31°F to 38°F
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 38°F
29°F to 36°F
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 40°F
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 36°F
34°F to 43°F
Light drizzle
36°F to 43°F
31°F to 40°F
34°F to 43°F
Patchy rain nearby
43°F to 54°F

Map: other cities in Czechia in january

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Cities near Prague:

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Weather data for Prague in january:

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

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