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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Venice, Italy

A background view of Santa Maria Della Salute Basilica from the Grand water canal of Venice in Italy
A background view of Santa Maria Della Salute Basilica from the Grand water canal of Venice in Italy
January is the driest and coldest month of the year in Venice, with the winter at its peak. The mercury is around a freezing 0°C (32°F) at night, while the daytime high averages a cold 6.6°C (43.9°F).
Though the tourist season is over, the remaining few are free to wade through the Venetian waters to enjoy the photographic reflections of beautiful buildings like the Basilica. Extra warm clothes and waterproof footwear are necessary for the winter, and it is generally a valid idea to call it a night early.

What is the coldest month in Venice?

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 6.6°C (43.9°F) and an average low-temperature of -0.1°C (31.8°F).

What is the temperature in January in Venice?

In January, in Venice, Italy, the average high-temperature is 6.6°C (43.9°F), and the average low-temperature is -0.1°C (31.8°F).

What are the most humid months in Venice?

January and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months in Venice.

What is the average humidity in January in Venice?

The average relative humidity in January is 81%.

How much does it rain in Venice in January?

In January, in Venice, Italy, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout January, 47mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Venice?

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 6 days and accumulates 47mm (1.9") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Venice?

In Venice, the average seawater temperature in January is 10°C (50°F). Swimming in 10°C (50°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Venice have in January?

In Venice, the average length of the day in January is 9.2h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Venice?

The average sunshine in January in Venice is 2.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Venice?

Months with the lowest UV index in Venice, Italy, are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in January in Venice?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average high temperature in January: 6.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (6.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -0.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-0.1°C).

Average humidity in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average humidity in January: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

Average rainfall in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average rainfall in January: 47mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (78mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (47mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (8.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5.2 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average sea temperature in January: 10°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (8.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average daylight in January: 9.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 2.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

Average UV index in January - Venice, Italy
  • Average UV index in January: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).