Chengdu Weather in January

The average maximum temperature is 9ºC/48.2°F, and the average minimum temperature drops to 2ºC/35.6ºF. There are usually only about five sunny days during this month.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
9 2 15 -2
48.2 35.6 59 28.4

Sunny Days:about 5 days

Cloudy Days: about 11 days

Rainy Days: about 3 days

Overcast Days: about 12 days

What to wear and bring?

Early January

Early January usually has about three cloudy and overcast days. The minimum temperature in early January is 0ºC/32ºF. It usually rains on about the 3rd of this month, when you'd better bring rain gear to go out, such as an umbrella, raincoat, rain shoes, and a warm coat.

Mid-January

Compared to earlier this month, the temperature during this period rises a bit. The maximum temperature in mid-January is 15ºC/59ºF. You should wear a long sleeved shirt, long trousers, and a coat that can prevent you getting cold.

Late January

The coldest days are usually in late January. The minimum temperature goes down to 0ºC/32ºF, and it is important to keep warm. You should wear warm clothing such as woolen clothes, a cold proof coat, such as a woolen, down-filled or padded jacket.

Historical Chengdu Weather in January

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By Shirley Li
Web Editor