What’s The Weather Like In January In Goa

Month Average Temperature: 25°C 77°F

Month Record High: 31°C 87°F
Month Record Low: 20°C 67°F

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January is the best month to visit Goa, India especially if you want to enjoy the cold weather.

The highest temperature can be experienced during the first week of the month. If you are planning to visit Goa in the month of January, you are advised to bring clothes that are suitable for the cold weather.

As the month advances, the average temperature drops on a small scale.

Based on the average temperature, you can experience 11 hours of sunshine regularly and a 27°C sea temperature.



The most common activity to do during this month is, of course, spending your day at the beach.

If you are looking for a romantic walk when the sun sets, Agoda beach should be on the top of your list.


If you are looking for the best spot to enjoy sunbathing and swimming then Majorda Beach is a place to go. There are also many places you can choose to stay in.

You can stay in one of TripAdvisor’s top rated hotel which is The Goa Marriot Resort and Spa.

If you are a golf lover, then Lalit Golf & Spa Resort suits you perfectly. The resort offers the only championship double-tee nine-hole golf course.

In case that you are not into spending your vacation at the beach and touring around is your style, Goa can still give you that.

You can visit India’s first minor basilica which is the Basilica of Bom Jesus and be amaze by its baroque architecture. The basilica also holds the remains of St. Francis Xavier and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

A vacation will not be complete without experiencing the food a place can offer.

Foxes Fiesta is a great place if you want to taste Goa’s traditional cuisine like sausage pulao and chicken xacuti and pulao.


Little World is a great area to meet locals and fellow travelers (picture below). They offer a different variety of food and it is always at its best.

You can read more about the weather for January in Goa in this quora thread.

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