January Weather for New York City – 5day forecast


New York City Weather

NYC Weather in January

January is typically the coldest month of the year in New York City. Being in a city full of tall buildings can make the wind feel colder and stronger than normal, so be sure to pack appropriately for the weather.

What to Wear: boots or galoshes - to keep your feet warm and dry dress in layers - it will typically be warm in stores, subways and attractions, but it is nearly impossible to visit New York City without spending time outside, so you'll want to ensure you're warmly dressed for walking around a warm coat, hats, earmuffs, scarves, and gloves/mittens

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What to do in January in NYC

January is an Off-peak season - Because tourism drops off after the Christmas holidays, this is a great time to find bargain accommodations and flights to New York City. Its easier to get tickets to Broadway Shows because there are less visitors

Post Holiday Sales - January is also a great time to take advantage of the great post-holiday sales at New York City stores

New York Restaurant Week - Restaurant Week is a great opportunity to try out a restaurant that may usually be out of your budget, or test some new restaurants with a little less financial risk.


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