Los Angeles weather

Our guide to the weather in Los Angeles during January


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LA is renowned for its warm climate and year-round sunshine. We've looked at the most up-to-date weather data for Los Angeles, covering the last 12 years up to 2022, plus we've asked our team of travel bloggers for their first-hand experiences in order to answer the most frequently asked questions about Los Angeles weather in January.

What's the temperature like in Los Angeles during January?

The temperature reaches around 19℃ during the daytime in January, falling away to 10℃ at night. The UV index will be moderate at this time of year, so not something to worry about for the average person. However, if you're going to be outside for long periods it's worth wearing a broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen and UV-blocking sunglasses. Remember that bright surfaces, such as water and sand increase UV exposure.

Does it rain in Los Angeles during January?

On average, there will be 5 rainy days during the month, amounting to 10.7mm in total. That's almost nothing at all, therefore rain isn't something we think you need to consider. There's a small chance that you'll catch a thunderstorm during your trip.

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Los Angeles Blog posts

From the UK's most popular travel bloggers


13th December 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel

Food in Los Angeles – 10 amazing LA signature dishes that you should try

Los Angeles is the center of the entertainment industry in the world, and Hollywood is the central area. Los Angeles is a city with a very diverse population consisting of various ethnicities from all over the world. This fusion of many ethnicities producing a rapid and ever-expanding cultural exchange....


12th January 2021 by Kirsty Leanne

Why Los Angeles is the perfect destination for couples

Before COVID hit I was lucky enough to visit LA for the second time and as a place that is extremely close to my heart, I was already mentally planning my third trip back before I’d even left. While that trip had to be put on hold as a result of Coronavirus, I have FINALLY started to put the plans in motion to return when everything is safe, this time with my boyfriend....


30th October 2020 by Kirsty Leanne

7 fun date ideas in Los Angeles

If you’ve been following me and reading my blog for a while, you will know that one of my favourite places in the world is Los Angeles. Having lived there for a short period of time when I was 19, it’s always had a special place in my heart. Recently, after an 8-year break, I went back for the first time since I had lived there. The 10-day trip made me remember exactly why I loved the place and in my head, I mentally started planning my next visit back, this time with my boyfriend. As...


29th May 2020 by PommieTravels

Best day trips from Los Angeles

LA may have a glamorous reputation, but let’s keep it real – this place can grind the best of us down. When burnout looms, though, there’s nothing like a quick day trip to recharge one’s batteries. Compelling destinations surround Los Angeles. Let’s explore some of them together. Santa Barbara: Backed by mountains and boasting scores of sexy Spanish Colonial Revival buildings, Santa Barbara is one of California’s most scenic cities. Dubbed the “American Riviera” for having a...


29th May 2020 by ScribbleStu

Five fab things to see and do in Hollywood

Hollywood is one of those wow-factor destinations that we all feel like we know a bit already.Preceded by its reputation as the dazzling heart of the world’s entertainment industry, it’s synonymous with celebrity, glamour, wealth and showbiz success – and revered for its incredible movie and tv history. It’s consistently adapted and reinvented itself over the years, resulting in a strange mixture of simultaneously old and modern, gleaming, groovy, and gritty. Uniquely, almost every...


15th June 2020 by Kirsty Leanne

Universal Studios Hollywood: A fun day with the stars

As soon as I started planning my trip to California I knew that I had to include a trip to Universal Studios in Los Angeles. Home of Hogwarts and Springfield, it felt like the perfect place to go and live out my childhood dreams for the day. Luckily, the 3-Day Klook Pass includes Universal Studios, which meant I was able to enjoy the park as part of the one-off cost of the pass....


21st January 2021 by Rachel Nicole

New York, Las Vegas & Los Angeles – The dream itinerary

2020 was supposed to be a huge year for travel but obviously my plans have been put on hold. Today, Stefan and I should’ve been visiting Disneyland in California but instead, we’re in lockdown in separate houses. It’s hard to know what to post about in this crisis but I’ve decided to talk about my Multi-Centre trip to the USA as something to look forward to. As you may know, we were supposed to be in the US for three weeks now but we had to cancel. Thankfully, we managed to get about...

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