Weather in Playa de Carmen, Isla Mujeres, Mexico in January

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Visiting Playa de Carmen, Isla Mujeres, Mexico in January

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 57% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Playa de Carmen. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). January is an excellent month for swimming in Playa de Carmen with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Consider visiting Playa de Carmen in the months of February, March, April, May, for the best beach weather.

The weather in January is generally dry and sunny, making it a great time for sunbathing and relaxing on the beach. Swimming is enjoyable as the sea is calm and warm. Snorkeling, diving, and other water activities are popular during this month due to the clear waters and abundant marine life. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in Playa de Carmen in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in Playa de Carmen.

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 57% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Playa de Carmen in January?

Yes, January is an excellent month for swimming in Playa de Carmen with very warm sea temperatures 27°C (80°F).

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in Playa de Carmen?

Yes, January is a great time for a holiday in Playa de Carmen.

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 57% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 7.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Playa de Carmen. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). January is an excellent month for swimming in Playa de Carmen with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is Playa de Carmen warm in January?

Yes, Playa de Carmen is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 27°C (81°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 23°C (73°F). The average temperature is 24°C (74°F) in the previous month and 24°C (74°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Playa de Carmen in January?

The average day light hours per day in Playa de Carmen in January are 11. The sunshine percentage is 57% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Playa de Carmen in January

January is a popular month for tourists in Playa del Carmen and Isla Mujeres due to the pleasant weather. The beach can be moderately crowded, especially during the New Year's holiday and weekends. However, the crowds are manageable and do not significantly affect the overall beach experience.

Temperature in Playa de Carmen in January

The average maximum temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 27°C (81°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 23°C (73°F). The average temperature is 24°C (74°F) in the previous month and 24°C (74°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 19°C (66°F). The minimum temperature is 20°C (67°F) in the previous month and 20°C (67°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Playa de Carmen in January

During January the average day light hours are 11 per day in Playa de Carmen. The sunshine percentage is 57% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Playa de Carmen in January is typically 7.3 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Playa de Carmen in January

The average sea water temperature in Playa de Carmen in January is 26.8°C (80.2°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Playa de Carmen in January

The average total rainfall in Playa de Carmen in January is 7.8cm (3.1inches) and on average there are 7.5 rainy days in January making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Playa de Carmen in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Playa de Carmen in January is 21°C (69°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 21°C (21°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Playa de Carmen in January is typically 93.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.2% in the previous month and 92.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Playa de Carmen in January is typically 78.5%. The average relative humidity is 79.3% in the previous month and 77.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Playa de Carmen in January

The average maximum wind speed in Playa de Carmen in January is typically 23KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 25KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Playa de Carmen in January is typically 11KM/H (7MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Playa de Carmen in January is from the East-Northeast.

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