January Weather in Belize:
Average Temperature, Rain, Sunshine & Humidity

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

There's also information on this month's average sunshine and humidity levels in Belize City.

The locations with temperature and precipitation data are distributed around the country's mainland. Belize City is on the central coast, while Punta Gorda sits on the south coast in Toledo District. In Cayo District are Belmopan, the capital city which lies in central Belize, and San Ignacio, located near the western border. Middlesex in Stann Creek District is west of Dangriga. Libertad is in the Corozal District of northern Belize.


Average January temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
82 67 Belize City 28 20
82 64 Belmopan 28 18
85 65 Orange Walk 29 18
83 65 Punta Gorda 28 19


Total monthly precipitation averages for January
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Belize City 5.4 138
13 Belmopan 5.0 128
6 Libertad 1.6 40
12 Middlesex 5.8 149
11 Punta Gorda 6.5 165
11 San Ignacio 4.8 121

Sunshine — Belize City gets 196 hours of sunshine on average in January, equal to 6 sunny hours a day.

Humidity — Belize City has an average relative humidity in the afternoon during January of 74 percent.


Belize National Meteorological Service. Climate Summary.

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

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