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Weather Averages for Ocho Rios in January
Averages for Ocho Rios in January
Ocho Rios is a popular holiday resort located on the northern coast of Jamaica in the Caribbean. The resort enjoys a wonderful tropical climate with very little seasonal variation in neither temperature nor humidity. The weather is hot and humid throughout the year, with a pleasant but small drop in temperature after the sun sets.
January is one of the coldest months of the year in Ocho Rios, but it’s still scorching compared to much of the rest of the world. Temperatures can reach up to 29°C during the hottest part of the day, cooling down to a pleasant 23°C after sunset. With Ocho Rios averaging 9 rainy days each January, you’ll probably experience some rain during your stay.
Dunn’s River Falls is one of the most popular attractions in the whole of Jamaica. Here you’ll find a series of waterfalls that you can climb up with the help of a guide. If you don’t feel like climbing, you can enjoy the fun from the viewing terrace.
If you enjoy beautiful scenery and wildlife, make sure you visit Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls. This park is a wonderful place to explore and features flowers, waterfalls and fantastic views. Don’t forget to take your camera – you’ll be surrounded by photo opportunities.
Families and couples looking to enjoy a winter break in Ocho Rios should take a look at the Jamaica Inn. Each room comes complete with air conditioning, free WiFi, mini fridge and complimentary toiletries. The hotel also boasts a restaurant that serves traditional Jamaican cuisine and luxury spa which offers a variety of pampering treatments.
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