Wuhan Weather in January

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In the depths of winter, Wuhan weather is cold and damp in January. The average high temperature is only about 8°C (46°F) and the average low temperature gets down to 0°C (32°F). However, despite the cold, the month is suitable for outdoor pursuits such as skiing.

January is a busy month as New Year's Day falls at the beginning of the month and Chinese New Year, the biggest of the Chinese festivals, may fall in late January. Lantern shows will be held at Happy Valley and the International Garden Expo during this period, which will be a feast for the eyes.

Averages for Wuhan Weather in January

Temperature: 4°C / 39°F
High Temperature: 8°C / 46°F
Low Temperature: 0°C / 32°F
Humidity: 77%
Rainfall: 43 mm
Rainy Days: 9 days
Sunrise: 07:15 ~ 07:21
Sunset: 17:33 ~ 17:58
Air Quality in January
Average AQI:99
Wuhan Air Quality in January

What to Wear in Wuhan in January

Winter clothes are necessary for visiting Wuhan in January for the cold climate. Tourists should wear warm clothes such as fur coats, fur-lined jackets, down jackets, heavy sweaters, and thick pants, etc. At night, more layers should be added to keep warm. Besides, hats, gauze masks, and gloves are also highly recommended. Warm snow boots or thick sneakers are suitable for traveling around the city.
Wuhan Clothes in January January Wear in Wuhan

Where to Go in Wuhan in January

When in Wuhan, tourists should be sure to visit the Yellow Crane Tower, the city's landmark located on Snake Hill. With a pretty long history, the Yellow Crane Tower was originally built for military use, but as time changed, the tower became a famous attraction. Many renowned tourists wrote numerous eternal masterpieces about the Yellow Crane Tower, making it become more and more famous over the years. From the top of the tower, visitors can have an overall view of the entire city below.

Another good place to go in late January is East Lake Scenic Area where tourists can marvel at the plum blossoms. The Mo Hill Plum Garden there is one of the four most famous gardens in the whole country.

Other Tips

Wuhan has no communal heating system. Tourists should bring warm clothes or some heating pads. However, the city does have a sound public transport system, so there is no need to take a taxi unless you are in a hurry. Visitors are advised to have some change ready if using the subway or city buses. The strong sunlight during daytime may make visitors feel warm, but the strong ultraviolet rays can cause sunburn; so, it is advisable to ensure skin protection.

What is the temperature in Wuhan in January?

High/Low Temperatures of Wuhan in January
Temperatures Graph of Wuhan in January
Air Quality of Wuhan in January
Wuhan AQI Graph in January

Historical Wuhan Weather in January

Jan Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High  Low 
1 8.6°C / 47.5°F 1.4°C / 34.5°F 07:20 / 17:33 59
2 8.5°C / 47.3°F 1.4°C / 34.5°F 07:20 / 17:34 60
3 8.4°C / 47.1°F 1.3°C / 34.3°F 07:20 / 17:34 61
4 8.3°C / 46.9°F 1.2°C / 34.2°F 07:21 / 17:35 84
5 8.1°C / 46.6°F 1.2°C / 34.2°F 07:21 / 17:36 92
6 8°C / 46.4°F 1.1°C / 34°F 07:21 / 17:37 91
7 7.9°C / 46.2°F 1.1°C / 34°F 07:21 / 17:37 80
8 7.9°C / 46.2°F 1°C / 33.8°F 07:21 / 17:38 65
9 7.8°C / 46°F 1°C / 33.8°F 07:21 / 17:39 68
10 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.9°C / 33.6°F 07:21 / 17:40 70
11 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.9°C / 33.6°F 07:21 / 17:41 69
12 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:21 / 17:42 55
13 7.6°C / 45.7°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:21 / 17:42 49
14 7.6°C / 45.7°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:21 / 17:43 60
15 7.6°C / 45.7°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:21 / 17:44 61
16 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:21 / 17:45 62
17 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:20 / 17:46 61
18 7.7°C / 45.9°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:20 / 17:47 66
19 7.8°C / 46°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:20 / 17:48 62
20 7.9°C / 46.2°F 0.8°C / 33.4°F 07:20 / 17:48 38
21 7.9°C / 46.2°F 0.9°C / 33.6°F 07:19 / 17:49 44
22 8°C / 46.4°F 0.9°C / 33.6°F 07:19 / 17:50 39
23 8.1°C / 46.6°F 1°C / 33.8°F 07:19 / 17:51 47
24 8.2°C / 46.8°F 1°C / 33.8°F 07:18 / 17:52 45
25 8.3°C / 46.9°F 1.1°C / 34°F 07:18 / 17:53 54
26 8.4°C / 47.1°F 1.2°C / 34.2°F 07:17 / 17:54 56
27 8.6°C / 47.5°F 1.3°C / 34.3°F 07:17 / 17:55 60
28 8.7°C / 47.7°F 1.4°C / 34.5°F 07:16 / 17:55 75
29 8.8°C / 47.8°F 1.5°C / 34.7°F 07:16 / 17:56 79
30 9°C / 48.2°F 1.6°C / 34.9°F 07:15 / 17:57 55
31 9.1°C / 48.4°F 1.7°C / 35.1°F 07:15 / 17:58 66
 
- Last modified on Jun. 27, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Wuhan Weather in January
Asked by calvin from BRUNEI | Nov. 02, 2018 21:57Reply
What is the ground temperatures in Wuhan during the period of Dec to Jan?
What type of clothing need to prepare?
thank you
Answers (1)
Answered by Elinor from USA | Nov. 05, 2018 18:56
00Reply


The average temperature may be about 2 - 11 ℃ in December and the average temperature is about from 0 - 8℃ in January. You'd better take the winter warm clothes with you, such as the thick sweater, down coat...
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