January weather forecast
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

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Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, is an agreeable winter month, with an average temperature varying between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Rainfall

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, in January, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 25mm (0.98") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 21 rainfall days, and 147mm (5.79") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is 20.1°C (68.2°F).
Note: Swimming in 20.1°C (68.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, the average length of the day in January is 10h and 35min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:53 and sunset at 18:17. On the last day of January, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, sunrise is at 07:49 and sunset at 18:40 WET.

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is 5.9h.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

January is the coldest month in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, with an average high-temperature of 20.8°C (69.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F).

What is the temperature in January in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, in January, the average high-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F).

How much does it rain in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in January?

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, during January, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in January in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, in January, the average water temperature is 20.1°C (68.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20.1°C (68.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Las Palmas de Gran Canaria have in January?

The average day length in January is 10h and 35min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 07:53 and sunset at 18:17. On the last day of the month, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, sunrise is at 07:49 and sunset at 18:40 WET.

How many hours of sunshine does Las Palmas de Gran Canaria have in January?

In January, the average sunshine duration in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is 5.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

How high is the UV index in January in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

In Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the average daily maximum UV index in January is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average temperature in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average high temperature in January: 20.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 15.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.3°C).

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Average rainfall in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average rainfall in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average rainfall in January: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (31mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July and August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average rainfall days in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in January: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (5 days).
The months with the least rainy days are May, June, July and August (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average sea temperature in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in January: 20.1°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23.4°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (19.2°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average daylight in January: 10h and 35min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 54min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 23min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 48min).

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Average UV index in January
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Average UV index in January - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Average UV index in January: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

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