What’s the weather like in Goa in January?
Located on the southwest coast of India, Goa is famous for its idyllic warm weather on the coasts of the Arabian Sea. January may be the coolest month of the year in Goa, but the region still enjoys beautiful temperatures making it a perfect time of year for holidays in the sun. With plenty of sunshine, the new year’s also very dry with only a very slim chance of rain. The days can get humid, so make sure you pack light clothing. If you want to visit Goa without seeing blistering temperatures, January is the perfect month for you.
The average daytime temperature in Goa hovers around 25°C in January, with highs of 31°C during the hottest part of the day. At night the temperature dips to around 20°C, so sleeping is still quite comfortable even without air conditioning. January experiences an average of just 0.2mm of rain, so showers are very rare. The new year is a great time to relax on the beach in Goa, with the sea a balmy 27°C and daylight for around 11 hours every day.