Guangzhou Weather in January
January is one of the coldest months in the year in Guangzhou, with the lowest temperature going down to 4℃/39.2℉. But the highest can reach 25℃/77℉. There are more cloudy and sunny days than rainy days.
|Average Maximum||Average Minimum||Highest Maximum||Lowest Minimum|
|℃|| 18 || 10 || 25 || 4 |
|℉|| 64.4 || 50.0 || 77.0 || 39.2 |
Sunny Days: 8 days
Cloudy Days: 16 days
Rainy Days: 3 days
Overcast Days: 4 days
What to wear and bring
At the beginning of January, it’s a little warmer and the highest temperature can reach 24℃/75.2℉. And it might rain for a couple of days. It is suggested that you wear long sleeves and long pants. Because of the possibility of rainy days, you need carry an umbrella when you go out.
Weather on the Chinese New Year Festival
On New Year’s Day, it can be quite mild and sunny, with the minimum temperature staying around 11℃/51.8℉. It is recommended that you wear a T-shirt with coat or a warm sweater.
Compared to early January, it’s colder in mid-January. The lowest temperature is about 11℃/51.8℉, and there are nearly all sunny days during this period. You need wear down jackets, winter coats and fur coats to keep warm.
The weather is similar to the middle of January. It’s cold and there are few light rainy days. It is recommended that you wear warm clothing such as down jackets. Sometimes, gloves and a hat are also necessary.