The weather in Gran Canaria in January is a touch on the cool side if you are planning a visit. January is the coldest month on this island but don’t let that put you off. The Canary Island boast a sub-tropical climate which yields warm winters and hot summers.
January tends to yield a daytime temperature of 18 Celsius on average. This will be 10-15 Celsius warmer than most places in northern Europe. January is one of the top months for tourism to Gran Canaria due to the fantastic climate. February and March are also popular times to pay a visit as the temperatures increase further.