January is one of the coldest months of the year in Guiyang, when the lowest temperature goes down to -4℃/24.8℉. But the average temperature is between 1℃/33.8℉ and 7℃/44.6℉. There are more overcast and rainy days than clear days this month.
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Sunny Days: 1 day
Cloudy Days: 4 days
Overcast Days: 17 days
Rainy Days: 9 days
At the beginning of January, it’s cold and the lowest temperature can reach -1℃/30.2℉.It rains continuously for a couple of days. It is suggested that you wear a down jacket, or a military coat (it is warm clothing in green for Chinese military soldiers.), and thick pants. Because of the 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 cold and usually rains lightly, with the minimum temperature staying around 6℃/42.8℉. It is recommended that you wear warm clothing like a down jacket, a military coat, or a windbreaker. Bring your rain gear in case of rain.
Compared to early January, it’s warmer in mid-January. The lowest temperature stays around 4℃/39.2℉, and the maximum can reach 15℃/59℉. The days are nearly all overcast during this period. You still need to wear a down jacket, winter coat, or fur coat to keep warm.
It is the coldest period in January. The minimum temperature is between -4℃/24.8℉ and 5℃/41℉. And there are more overcast days with a few light rainy days. It is recommended that you wear warm clothing such as a down jacket or a fur coat. Sometimes, gloves and a hat are necessary.