Weather in Ft Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale, United States in January

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Visiting Ft Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale, United States in January

January is one of the best months to visit Ft Lauderdale Beach for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

January has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 81% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 4.9cm (1.9inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 8.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (74°F). January is a good month for swimming in Ft Lauderdale Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Also consider visiting Ft Lauderdale Beach in one of the other best months of February, March, April, for the best beach weather.

January in Ft Lauderdale Beach is characterized by mild and comfortable weather, with partly cloudy skies and occasional rain showers. The sea remains relatively cool, making swimming less appealing, but sunbathing and beach walks are popular activities. This month may not be ideal for water sports like snorkeling, diving, and surfing due to the cooler water temperatures and less consistent winds. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January?

Yes, January is a great time for sunbathing in Ft Lauderdale Beach.

January has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 81% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 4.9cm (1.9inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 8.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January?

Yes, January is a good month for swimming in Ft Lauderdale Beach with warm sea temperatures 24°C (74°F).

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Is January a good time to holiday in Ft Lauderdale Beach?

Yes, January is a good time for a holiday in Ft Lauderdale Beach.

January has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (76°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 81% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright. January has total rainfall of 4.9cm (1.9inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 8.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (74°F). January is a good month for swimming in Ft Lauderdale Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

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Is Ft Lauderdale Beach warm in January?

Yes, Ft Lauderdale Beach is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 24°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (78°) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 20°C (69°F). The average temperature is 22°C (71°F) in the previous month and 21°C (70°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Ft Lauderdale Beach in January?

The average day light hours per day in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January are 10.7. The sunshine percentage is 81% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

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Crowds in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

In January, Ft Lauderdale Beach experiences a moderate number of visitors due to the cooler weather and fewer vacationers. However, it may be slightly busier during the New Year's Day holiday and the Fort Lauderdale Art Fair, which attracts art enthusiasts to the area.

Temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

The average maximum temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 24°C (76°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (78°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 20°C (69°F). The average temperature is 22°C (71°F) in the previous month and 21°C (70°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 16°C (61°F). The minimum temperature is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 17°C (63°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

During January the average day light hours are 10.7 per day in Ft Lauderdale Beach. The sunshine percentage is 81% making it very sunny and pleasant with blue skies most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.7hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is typically 5.8 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

The average sea water temperature in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 23.6°C (74.5°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

The average total rainfall in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 4.9cm (1.9inches) and on average there are 8.3 rainy days in January making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is 17°C (62°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 18°C (65°F) in the previous month and 17°C (17°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is typically 84.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.5% in the previous month and 85.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is typically 68.4%. The average relative humidity is 70.6% in the previous month and 68.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January

The average maximum wind speed in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is typically 28KM/H (18MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 28KM/H (18MPH) in the previous month and 29KM/H (18MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 15KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ft Lauderdale Beach in January is from the East-Northeast.

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