January Weather in The Bahamas

The tables below list the typical January temperatures (in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius) and rainfall (in total days, inches and millimetres) for cities and islands in The Bahamas.

The locations represent the climate across the country. Freeport is at the north end of the archipelago, while Nassau is more central.

Matthew Town lies at the southeast corner of the country where the weather is hottest during January.

The measures of temperature and precipitation here are historical averages based on data collected at weather stations from 1971 to 2000.


Average January temperatures
High °F Low °F Island Place High °C Low °C
76 61 Grand Bahama Freeport 24 16
78 63 New Provi­dence Nassau 26 17
83 68 Great Inagua Matthew Town 29 20


Average monthly precipitation in January
Days Island Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Grand Bahama Freeport 3.3 83
8 New Provi­dence Nassau 1.9 47
6 Great Inagua Matthew Town 2.0 50

The Bahamas Department of Meteorology and World Meteorological Organization. World Weather Information Service.

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