Guiyang Weather in January

Guiyang Weather in January

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.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
7 1 15 -4
44.6 33.8 59 24.8

Sunny Days: 1 day
Cloudy Days: 4 days
Overcast Days: 17 days
Rainy Days: 9 days

What to wear and bring

Early January
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.
Tips:
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.

Mid-January
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.

Late January
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.

Historical Guiyang Weather in January

historical guiyang weather in januaryclick here to enlarge