January Weather in Jamaica





The tables below give the normal January temperatures and rainfall for cities and popular vacation spots in Jamaica. There's also information here on this month's average humidity and sunshine.

The measures of climate are averages of data collected at weather stations over several decades.

The weather stations sit near sea level, with one exception. Cinchona Botanical Gardens is in the Blue Mountains of eastern Jamaica, at an elevation of 1,493 metres (4,898 feet).

Temperature

Average January temperatures in Jamaica
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
87 70 Kingston 30 21
82 69 Montego Bay 28 21
82 72 Morant Point 28 22
83 67 Port Antonio 28 19
68 53 Cinchona Gardens 20 12

Rainfall

Average total precipitation in January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
5 Kingston 0.7 18
9 Montego Bay 3.3 85
Morant Point 8.8 224
Port Antonio 3.5 89
12 Cinchona Gardens 5.0 126

Humidity

Relative humidity (%) in January: morning and afternoon averages
Place am pm
Kingston 83 64
Morant Point 85 79
Port Antonio 86 78
Cinchona Gardens 86 83

Sunshine

Average hours of sun in January
Place Hours
Kingston 257
Port Antonio 189
Cinchona Gardens 127
Reference

Jamaica Meteorological Service. Climate.

Jamaica
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