Weather in Brisbane, Australia in January

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January is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Brisbane. January is an excellent month for swimming in Brisbane with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Brisbane in the months of January, February, October, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Brisbane in January

The average maximum temperature in Brisbane in January is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Brisbane in January is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Brisbane in January is 22°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

Sunshine in Brisbane in January

The average day light hours per day in Brisbane in January are 13.7 and there are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Brisbane in January is typically 14.9 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 Brisbane in January

The average sea water temperature in Brisbane in January is 26.8° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Brisbane in January

The average total rainfall in Brisbane in January is 28.3cm and on average there are 16.1 rainy days in January making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Brisbane in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Brisbane in January is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 20° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Brisbane in January is typically 90.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.9% in the previous month and 92.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Brisbane in January is typically 73.6%. The average relative humidity is 71.7% in the previous month and 74.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Brisbane in January

The average maximum wind speed in Brisbane in January is typically 27kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Brisbane in January is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Brisbane in January is from the East.

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