Berlin
Germany
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Berlin, Germany

The majestic view of the lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
The majestic view of the lit Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany
January is usually the coldest month of the year in Berlin as the winter is at its peak. The sunlight lasts hardly a couple of hours during the day to welcome the New Year and drive away from the gloominess.
The average temperatures are between -2.8°C (27°F) and 2.8°C (37°F) as conditions remain cold and regularly below freezing. Although the rainfall is a light 38.1mm (1.5"), a few days of snow and frost add to the icy precipitation.
Berlin sees few tourists at the peak of winter, and warm winter coats are a must to visit the city during January. Expect cold winds and a sprinkling of snow.

What is the coldest month in Berlin?

January is the coldest month in Berlin, with an average high-temperature of 2.9°C (37.2°F) and an average low-temperature of -1.9°C (28.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, Germany, in January, the average high-temperature is 2.9°C (37.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -1.9°C (28.6°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, during January, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 42.3mm (1.7") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, the average length of the day in January is 8.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Berlin have in January?

In Berlin, the average sunshine in January is 1.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Berlin?

In Berlin, Germany, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average high temperature in January: 2.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -1.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.9°C).

Average rainfall in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall in January: 42.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (68.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (33.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average rainfall days in January: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (11.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (7 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average daylight in January: 8.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.2h).

Average UV index in January - Berlin, Germany
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).