Weather in Cancun in January 2018

Expect 28°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Cancun in January. Check more long-term weather averages for Cancun in January before you book your next holiday to Cancun & Riviera Maya in 2018.

Key weather averages for Cancun in January

  • 28°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Cancun28
    28°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in January in Cancun6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 6 days with some rainfall in January in Cancun6
    6 days with some rainfall
  • 18°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Cancun18
    18°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in January in Cancun11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • Moderate heat & humidity in January in CancunM
    Moderate heat & humidity
  • 69 mm monthly rainfall in January in Cancun69
    69 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in January in Cancun7
    7 (High) UV index
  • 26°C sea temperature in January in Cancun26
    26°C sea temperature

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Guide to Cancun weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cancun in January is a warm 28°C (82°F) with moderate heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 18°C (64°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 58% of the 11 hours of daylight.

Expect 69mm (2.7 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 6 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be high (7 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Cancun in January is 26°C (79°F).

The weather in Cancun in January is represented by Cancun.

Cancun sunrise & sunset times for January 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cancun in January 2018. Select a month to view Cancun sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Monday, 1st January 2018 07:25 18:17
Tuesday, 2nd January 2018 07:25 18:18
Wednesday, 3rd January 2018 07:25 18:19
Thursday, 4th January 2018 07:26 18:19
Friday, 5th January 2018 07:26 18:20
Saturday, 6th January 2018 07:26 18:21
Sunday, 7th January 2018 07:26 18:21
Monday, 8th January 2018 07:27 18:22
Tuesday, 9th January 2018 07:27 18:23
Wednesday, 10th January 2018 07:27 18:23
Thursday, 11th January 2018 07:27 18:24
Friday, 12th January 2018 07:27 18:25
Saturday, 13th January 2018 07:27 18:25
Sunday, 14th January 2018 07:27 18:26
Monday, 15th January 2018 07:27 18:27
Tuesday, 16th January 2018 07:27 18:27
Wednesday, 17th January 2018 07:27 18:28
Thursday, 18th January 2018 07:27 18:29
Friday, 19th January 2018 07:27 18:29
Saturday, 20th January 2018 07:27 18:30
Sunday, 21st January 2018 07:27 18:31
Monday, 22nd January 2018 07:27 18:31
Tuesday, 23rd January 2018 07:27 18:32
Wednesday, 24th January 2018 07:27 18:33
Thursday, 25th January 2018 07:26 18:33
Friday, 26th January 2018 07:26 18:34
Saturday, 27th January 2018 07:26 18:35
Sunday, 28th January 2018 07:26 18:35
Monday, 29th January 2018 07:25 18:36
Tuesday, 30th January 2018 07:25 18:37
Wednesday, 31st January 2018 07:25 18:37
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