Weather Averages for Menorca in January
Averages for Menorca in JanuaryIn January it is winter in Menorca.
Menorca is an island that experiences a classic, mediterranean climate, meaning it sees mainly mild winters.
However, it is also one of the coldest and wettest of the Balearic islands, with the eight prevailing winds that the island sees, which give it the reputation of being the 'windy island', causing the weather to be changeable.
The average daily temperature in Menorca is this month is 10°C (50°F), reaching highs of 13°C (55°F) and dropping to an average low of 7°C (45°F).
The average amount of sun seen each day in Menorca in this month is 3.5 hours per day.
The average humidity at this time of year is 77%.
Menorca sees on average 66 mm over 8 days of rain fall throughout this month.
The average temperature of the sea in this month is 15°C.
Mid January sees Revelta i Beneides de Sant Antoni Abat in Menorca. For this fiesta, people don costumes to join in with the celebrations, amongst which are parades, bonfires, dancing and feasts.
Processo dels Tres Tocs, also in mid January, is a procession held in honour of Alfonso III's victory over the Muslims in the 13th Century.
Another procession that happens in January is the Festa de Sant Sebastia, for which two dancers mount wooden horses.