Averages for Sardinia in JanuaryJanuary is winter in Sardinia; a season that is short in this country.
Though temperatures are at their lowest for the year in this month, the weather is rarely anything cooler than mild and humid, occasionally experiencing a hot day as well.
Winter is also the wettest time of the year, with more rain seen than at any other time of the year.
Most of the rain tends to fall in the mountainous region though, as opposed to the coastal areas.
Winter weather can be unpredictable though, so be prepared with warmer clothes and a waterproof jacket.
The average daily temperature in Sardinia during this month can reach a high of 14°C or drop to an average low of 6°C.
The average temperature of the sea during this month is 14°C.
Sardinia sees, on average, 14 days of rain throughout this month.
There is an expectation of 4 hours of sunshine seen per day on average throughout this month.
Bogamari is the sea urchin festival in Sardinia, which takes place in January through to February. For this festival, there will be opportunities a plenty to chow down on some sea urchins.
While the cooler weather at this time of year makes the beach a less than inviting option, it is a perfect time to explore Sardinia and the many tourist attractions, historic monuments and landmarks the island is festooned with.
The Ruins of Barumini, for example, are an example of one of Sardinia's most spectacular landmarks. The ruins feature a fortress and are a must see for anyone who spends time on the island.