Weather in Barbados in January

Little seasonal variation in Barbados means that even in January when conditions may be biting cold back home, Barbados will provide much needed relief with warm sunshine and winter temperatures in the lower-80s. January falls within the dry season of Barbados and travelers can expect to see sunshine all day.

Typical Weather in January

Temperatures in Barbados during January generally vary between an average high during the day of 82.0 degrees and an average low at night of 74.0 degrees


Barbados in January: Key Facts
Monthly Averages
High Low Rainfall
No. of Days
with Rain
82.0° F 74.0° F 2.5 N.A.

During the early morning hours of an average January day in Barbados, you can expect the temperature will be in the vicinity of 78.0 degrees. Temperatures in Barbados typically rise during the day, to an average of 81.5 degrees in the early afternoon. The temperature in Barbados will typically decline by early evening, to approximately 76.6 degrees. Temperatures in Barbados average around 77.9 degrees during January.


January Temperatures in Barbados by Time of Day
Early Morning Late Morning Early Afternoon Late Afternoon Early Evening Overall
78.0° F 81.3° F 81.5° F 79.2° F 76.6° F 77.9° F


During January, rain is most likely to occur around 8:00 AM , and least likely to occur around 2:00 PM . To the extent thunderstorms occur in Barbados during January, they are most likely to occur around 2:00 AM , as shown in the following table.


January Rainfall in Barbados by Time of Day
  Percent Frequencies of Hourly Observations
Hour Rain
2:00 AM 13.6 % 0.2 %
5:00 AM 12.7 % 0 %
8:00 AM 16.1 % 0.2 %
11:00 AM 9.9 % 0.2 %
2:00 PM 9.7 % 0 %
5:00 PM 10.1 % 0.2 %
8:00 PM 11.6 % 0 %
11:00 PM 9.7 % 0 %
ALL 11.7 % 0.1 %


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