Weather in Western Australia, Australia in January

So you're interested in going to Western Australia, Australia in January

January is a warm and very dry time for sunbathing in Western Australia. January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Western Australia for any length of time. Consider visiting Western Australia in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Western Australia in January

The average maximum temperature in Western Australia in January is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Western Australia in January is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Western Australia in January is 14°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

Sunshine in Western Australia in January

The average day light hours per day in Western Australia in January are 14 and there are 10.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days.

The ultraviolet index in Western Australia in January is typically 14.3 during January. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Western Australia in January

The average sea water temperature in Western Australia in January is 19.1° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Western Australia in January

The average total rainfall in Western Australia in January is 7.3cm and on average there are 3.9 rainy days in January making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Western Australia in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Western Australia in January is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 13° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Western Australia in January is typically 68.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 68.8% in the previous month and 67.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Western Australia in January is typically 49.4%. The average relative humidity is 49.5% in the previous month and 49.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Western Australia in January

The average maximum wind speed in Western Australia in January is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Western Australia in January is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Western Australia in January is from the South East.

Nearby Hotels on Booking.com

Monthly Averages

Suggested Beaches in January

Book Accomodation Deals