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Vegas in January

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Vegas in January

HI all,

Making my 4th vegas trip in January, however I have never been at that time of year, Is there anything I should be aware of? I understand it is cold partiuclarly at night, and obviously pools etc may not be open but does the rest of the city pretty much carry on as usual?

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1. Re: Vegas in January

I go quite regularly in Jan avoiding CES , Other than CES it is pretty quiet. The shows that stayed open over new year may be closed for a break before CES. LV hit 23F last Jan. Yes other than that LV carrys on as usual. Ceasars and Bellagio may have a pool open in a sun trap corner, maybe others you could find on a TA search.

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2. Re: Vegas in January

Las Vegas is a year round destination. Just because it's not pool weather doesn't mean the city shuts down or isn't busy. Things of note in January, depending on when you visit, could be 2 very large conventions. Check the convention calendar for your dates:

vegasmeansbusiness.com/planning-tools/…

There are also NFL playoff games going on and that brings some people to the sportsbooks, and Martin Luther King Holiday on the 20th January will mean a 3-day weekend for some so might be increase in crowds that weekend.

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Coming from the Midwest, I love going to Vegas in January. Last time there it was a balmy 55F and I had to lol when I pulled up to the valet in my golf shirt and shorts and noticed the employees all were wearing parkas.

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4. Re: Vegas in January

It's pretty much the same with different weather and no pools. Great hiking season!

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I definitely agree with Greeke, coming from Chicago, Vegas is actually a nice "warm" respite from winter in January. It's definitely a little quieter than other times of year, but in many ways, that is nice. And as you can imagine, Vegas "quieter" is a great time. Just bring layers, the temperature fluctuations are pretty wide, especially with the sun warming you up during the day.

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6. Re: Vegas in January

It snowed the last time I was there in January. Weather could be most anything. Likely it will be cool during the day and cold at night. But not really frigid any time.

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