January is an excellent time to visit Hua Hin as it falls during the cooler dry season.
You can expect warm, dry weather with around nine hours of sunshine daily and little or no rain.
How hot is it in Hua Hin in January?
Daytime temperatures in Hua Hin in January reach an average high of 29°C (84°F), with high heat and humidity, falling to a night-time low of 23°C (73°F).
How sunny is it in Hua Hin in January?
There are normally nine hours of bright sunshine each day in Hua Hin in January – that's around 78% of daylight hours.
Sunrise & sunset in January?
Sunrise is around 6:45am with sunset around 6:15pm.
How warm is the sea around Hua Hin in January?
The average sea temperature in Hua Hin in January is 28°C (82°F).
Does it rain in Hua Hin in January?
There is usually one day with some rainfall in Hua Hin in January; the average monthly rainfall is 7mm (‹1in).
How windy is it in Hua Hin in January?
January sees an average hourly wind speed of 11 kilometres per hour (7 mph; 6 knots).
What to do in Hua Hin in January?
Weather conditions in January are perfect for sunbathing, swimming, jet skiing, parasailing, kite surfing and horseback riding along on the beach.
Away from the beach, January is also a good time for enjoying a therapeutic massage at one of Hua Hin’s renowned spas, exploring the royal summer palace, taking an elephant safari through Kaeng Krachan National Park or teeing-off on the 18-hole Royal Hua Hin Golf Course – one of several golf courses in and around Hua Hin.
New Year's Day – 1st Jan.
This is peak season in Hua Hin, with higher hotel prices and the need to book early, especially for the New Year holiday period.
|High Temp: 29°C (84°F)|
|Low Temp: 23°C (73°F)|
|Sunshine: 9 hours per day|
|Daylight: 11 hours per day|
|Wind speed: 11 km/h (7 mph; 6 knots)|
|Wet Days: 1 day with some rain|
|Rainfall: 7mm (‹1in) per month|
|Comfort Level: Moderate heat & 75% humidity|
|UV Index: High|
|Sea Temp: 28°C (82°F)|
|Hua Hin, Thailand|
Anytime, however the cooler, dry season from November to February offers the most sunshine and least rain, with an average daily high temperature around 30°C (86°F).
For more climate info: Hua Hin weather overview…
Note: Meteorological data for Hua Hin is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020, and is sourced from the Thai Meteorological Department at the closest weather station, Hua Hin Airport (HHQ), located about 7km (4mi) north of Hua Hin Beach. Additional climate data is sourced from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.
Latest update: Hua Hin weather in January: 5 October, 2023
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