Weather in Ecuador in January

Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
19°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim

Visiting Ecuador in January

January has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 38.7% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0.5cm (0.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 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 Ecuador. Sea temperatures are a warm 23°C (74°F). January is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Consider visiting Ecuador in the months of February, April, May, December, for the best beach weather.

Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in Ecuador in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in Ecuador.

January has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 38.7% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0.5cm (0.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 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 Ecuador in January?

Yes, January is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with warm sea temperatures 23°C (74°F).

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in Ecuador?

Yes, January is a great time for a holiday in Ecuador.

January has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 38.7% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 0.5cm (0.2inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.8 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 Ecuador. Sea temperatures are a warm 23°C (74°F). January is a good month for swimming in Ecuador with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is Ecuador warm in January?

Yes, Ecuador is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in Ecuador in January is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (83°) in the previous month and 29°C (84°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ecuador in January is 26°C (79°F). The average temperature is 26°C (78°F) in the previous month and 27°C (80°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Ecuador in January?

The average day light hours per day in Ecuador in January are 12.2. The sunshine percentage is 38.7% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day.

More about January sunshine.

Temperature in Ecuador in January

The average maximum temperature in Ecuador in January is 29°C (84°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (83°F) in the previous month and 29°C (84°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Ecuador in January is 26°C (79°F). The average temperature is 26°C (78°F) in the previous month and 27°C (80°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ecuador in January is 24°C (75°F). The minimum temperature is 23°C (74°F) in the previous month and 25°C (76°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Ecuador in January

During January the average day light hours are 12.2 per day in Ecuador. The sunshine percentage is 38.7% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.7 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Ecuador in January is typically 14.2 during January. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 Ecuador in January

The average sea water temperature in Ecuador in January is 23.3°C (73.9°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Ecuador in January

The average total rainfall in Ecuador in January is 0.5cm (0.2inches) and on average there are 6.8 rainy days in January making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ecuador in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ecuador in January is 23°C (73°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 21°C (71°F) in the previous month and 24°C (24°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ecuador in January is typically 84.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 80% in the previous month and 87.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ecuador in January is typically 73.8%. The average relative humidity is 70% in the previous month and 78.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ecuador in January

The average maximum wind speed in Ecuador in January is typically 22KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 25KM/H (16MPH) in the previous month and 19KM/H (12MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ecuador in January is typically 12KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 15KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 11KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ecuador in January is from the West-Northwest.

Monthly Averages

Suggested Beaches in January

Book Accomodation Deals

Booking.com Search FlightsImage