Daytona Beach Weather in January

January's weather is the year's coolest for Daytona Beach, Florida. That means mild daytime temperatures and the occasional brisk night.

This page gives detailed information on the typical January temperature, precipitation, sun, humidity, wind and storms for Daytona Beach.

The numbers here are historical averages based on climate data gathered at the Daytona Beach International Airport, located just a few miles from the city center and Atlantic Ocean.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

68 °F January average high 20 °C
47 °F January average low 9 °C

In most years, Daytona Beach averages a daily maximum temperature for January that's between 65 and 72 degrees Fahrenheit (18 to 22 degrees Celsius). The minimum temperature usually falls between 43 and 52 °F (6 to 11 °C).

January is the coldest month overall for Daytona Beach and the 9th is its chilliest day. It has a daily high averaging 68.0 °F (20.0 °C) and a low of 47.0 °F (8.3 °C).

14 days 70 °F max. or more (21 °C)
8 days 40 °F min. or less (4 °C)

Daytona Beach averages 3 days in January when the thermometer reaches into the 80s °F (over 26 °C). Temperatures above 90 °F (32 °C) are not expected here this month.

The thermometer dips to 32 °F (0 °C) or below on an average of 2 nights. About once a decade a January night gets as cold as 20 °F (-8 °C).

Rainy Weather iconRain

2.7 in total precipitation 70 mm
8 days of rain

Half the time, Daytona Beach receives 1.3 to 4 inches (33 to 110 mm) of rainfall in January. One in four years has drier weather, while another one in four is wetter.

Sunny Weather iconSun

58 % sunshine
9 days clear skies

The sun's rays reach the ground in Daytona Beach during 58 percent of daylight hours on average in January, for a total of 189 hours in the month. Typically on 9 days this month the sky is mainly clear, with at most 30 percent cloud cover.

Sunlight in January at Daytona Beach lasts for 10 hours and 31 minutes a day on average. The shortest day of the month is the 1st with 10 hours and 19 minutes of daylight. By the end of the month, the days have lengthened to 10:48 from sunrise to sunset. These durations can vary by a minute or two from year to year.

Humid Weather iconHumidity

75 % January average humidity

The relative humidity in Daytona Beach during January usually peaks at 85 percent in the morning then drops to 59 percent by early afternoon.

Local Time1 am4 am7 am10 am1 pm4 pm7 pm10 pm
Humidity % 84 85 85 72 59 60 75 81

Windy Weather iconWind

8.8 mph January wind speed average 14.2 kph

January is a little windier than most other months in Daytona Beach.

Stormy Weather iconStorms

1 day rainfall of 0.5 inches (13 mm) or more
1 day with thunderstorms in January

These weather data are long-term historical averages provided by the National Climatic Data Center of the United States. The temperature and precipitation numbers are 1981-2010 normals while the humidity and thunderstorm statistics are 1961-1990 normals.

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