Runaway Bay

Avg weather in January
11 Hrs per day
31 mm per month
85 % avg
10 Mph avg

Runaway Bay Weather in January

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What’s the weather like in Runaway Bay in January?

If you want to experience the heat of the Caribbean sun without much chance of rain, January is the best time to visit Runaway Bay. It’s a drier month with plenty of warm sunshine to enjoy.

Geographical influences

Runaway Bay weather in January is largely influenced by its location on the north shore of Jamaica. As expected, the temperatures remain consistently high throughout the year with regular rain showers. However, January tends to be quite dry and there’s a strong possibility you won’t see a drop of rain during your stay.


With an average temperature of 31°C, you’ll spend most of your time enjoying the lovely sunshine on the beach or sightseeing the wonders of Jamaica. By the time the evening rolls around, temperatures will drop slightly with lows of 17°C. The sea is mild with an average water temperature of 27°C in January. You can go snorkelling with the fish or windsurf along the beautiful coastline for as long as you like. In fact, you’ll have 11 hours of sunshine to enjoy each day with only 31mm of rainfall estimated for the entire month.

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