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Playa blanca Weather in January, Canary Islands

Playa blanca Averages January


  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month


  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

  • What is Average Day Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunrise and sunset

    Day Temperature

  • What is Average Night Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunset and sunrise

    Night Temperature

  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    6 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    7 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years


    16.3 mm

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Playa blanca Daily Averages January

January 2024 Daily Averages

1 Avg 17º 63º
2 Avg 17º 63º
3 Avg 17º 63º
4 Avg 18º 64º
5 Avg 18º 64º
6 Avg 17º 63º
7 Avg 17º 63º
8 Avg 18º 64º
9 Avg 17º 63º
10 Avg 17º 63º
11 Avg 18º 64º
12 Avg 18º 64º
13 Avg 18º 64º
14 Avg 18º 64º
15 Avg 18º 64º
16 Avg 18º 64º
17 Avg 17º 63º
18 Avg 17º 63º
19 Avg 18º 64º
20 Avg 17º 63º
21 Avg 18º 64º
22 Avg 18º 64º
23 Avg 18º 64º
24 Avg 18º 64º
25 Avg 18º 64º
26 Avg 18º 64º
27 Avg 18º 64º
28 Avg 18º 64º
29 Avg 17º 63º
30 Avg 18º 64º
31 Avg 18º 64º
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January Weather Averages

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What's the weather like in Playa Blanca in January

Playa Blanca may have hot and sunny weather year round, making it a popular holiday resort throughout the year, but it is during the winter months when the resort comes into its own.

At this time of the year, the resort becomes an ideal place to escape the cold, wintry weather back home and enjoy a sunny holiday with wonderful weather and days relaxing on beautiful beaches.

There is slightly more wet weather during the winter than there is in the summer in Playa Blanca, but the increase is minimal and wet spells should be infrequent and clear up quickly revealing the glorious, sunny weather that makes the resort so popular as a winter getaway.


The average daily temperature in Playa Blanca is 17°C (63°F). This can escalate to highs of 19°C (66°F) or drop to lows of 14°C (57°F).

Average Sea Temperature, Sunshine Hours and Rain

The average temperature of the sea is 19°C. Playa Blanca sees an average of 25 mm over 5 days of rain during this month. There is an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day in Playa Blanca at this time of the year.

Playa Blanca Hotels in January

Hotel Sun Royal is ideal for couples and families searching for budget accommodation in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. This three-star complex is situated in Yaiza, just a short walk away from the beach, and offers guests a selection of rooms which can sleep up to four people. Self-catering, bed and breakfast, half board and all-inclusive options are available at the resort, which features one restaurant and two bars. Other onsite facilities include 24-hour reception, WiFi access, internet corner, free parking, gym, swimming pools and playground.

Another great choice when it comes to affordable accommodation, Aparthotel Rubimar Suite is a four-star complex located in the centre of Playa Blanca. Here you'll find one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, all of which have been recently renovated and come with air conditioning. The list of amenities is extensive and features 24-hour reception, swimming pool, restaurant, bar, parking, kids' club and spa.

If you'd like to splash out on your holiday in Playa Blanca, the four-star Hipotels Natural Palace & Spa Hotel is a great place to stay. Located on the seafront, this hotel offers 269 rooms divided between doubles, junior suites, senior suites and villas, many of which come with sea views. The hotel boasts a number of buffet and a la carte restaurants serving Canarian and international cuisine, as well as swimming pools, beauty centre, WiFi access, tennis courts, gym and large spa.

The SBH Hotel Royal Monica is another top pick for families and couples who want to stay close to the coast during their holiday. Found just a stone's throw away from the shore with views of Fuertventura, this hotel boasts 216 rooms, each of which features satellite TV, air conditioning and either sea or garden views. Guests have access to the ample range of services and facilities onsite, including swimming pools, sports activities, internet access, kids' play park, shops and spa.

Bars and Restaurants

One of the most popular restaurants in Playa Blanca, La Cocina de Colacho is ideal for those who want to try some of the local cuisine. This modern restaurant can only seat up to 60 people, so making a reservation is highly recommended during the summer months. Open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 6.30pm until 11.30pm, this eatery is most well-known for its affordable five-course tasting menu which changes every week.

Cervantes is one of the best places to go in Playa Blanca for an excellent steak. Highly recommended by tourists and locals alike, this eatery serves a variety of choice cuts with several different sauces, as well as a discounted house special which changes every day. In order to cater for everyone, Cervantes also serves fish, pasta and vegetarian dishes, as well as a varied children's menu.

Things to do in Playa Blanca in January

Considering that the weather isn't at its hottest during January, why not enjoy a spot of retail therapy and pampering? Siutated just behind the promenade at Dorada beach is Centro Comercial Papagayo. Offering various shops, cafes, bars and restaurants, an art gallery and a small supermarket. Feet looking a bit scaly? Head to Tootsies Fish Foot Spa (also situated in the shopping centre) and treat your pinkies to a nibble.

Found in the Marina Rubicon Shopping Centre, Bowling Club Bar Strike is the ideal place for families to enjoy a fun night out together. Open from 10am until 2am every day, this venue offers ten bowling lanes, free WiFi access, internet corner, pool tables, dart boards and air hockey tables. The bar serves a large number of affordable drinks and also hosts a free weekly BBQ every Saturday night.