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Visiting Waiheke Island, Auckland, New Zealand in January

January is one of the best months to visit Waiheke Island for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

January has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. Sea temperatures are a chilly 19°C (66°F). January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Waiheke Island for prolonged periods of time.

Also consider visiting Waiheke Island in one of the other best months of February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

January brings warm and sunny days to Waiheke Island, making it a popular time for beach activities. Swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling, and diving are all enjoyable during this month due to the calm and clear waters. The consistent winds also make it a great time for windsurfing and kitesurfing. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Can you sunbathe in Waiheke Island in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in Waiheke Island.

January has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Waiheke Island in January?

Probably not, January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Waiheke Island for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 19°C (66°F).

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in Waiheke Island?

Yes, January is a good time for a holiday in Waiheke Island.

January has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. Sea temperatures are a chilly 19°C (66°F). January is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Waiheke Island for prolonged periods of time.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is Waiheke Island warm in January?

Yes, Waiheke Island is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (70°) in the previous month and 24°C (75°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 18°C (65°F) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Waiheke Island in January?

The average day light hours per day in Waiheke Island in January are 14.4. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

More about January sunshine.

Crowds in Waiheke Island in January

January is the peak of summer in New Zealand, and Waiheke Island's beaches are quite crowded during this month. Locals and tourists flock to the island to enjoy the warm weather and sunshine. The beaches get particularly busy during weekends and public holidays, such as New Year's Day and Auckland Anniversary Day. Expect to see lots of beachgoers, families, and sunbathers during this time.

Temperature in Waiheke Island in January

The average maximum temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 23°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 24°C (75°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 18°C (65°F) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 16°C (61°F). The minimum temperature is 15°C (59°F) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Waiheke Island in January

During January the average day light hours are 14.4 per day in Waiheke Island. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Waiheke Island in January is typically 13.1 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 Waiheke Island in January

The average sea water temperature in Waiheke Island in January is 19°C (66.2°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Humidity in Waiheke Island in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Waiheke Island in January is 17°C (62°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 16°C (60°F) in the previous month and 18°C (18°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Waiheke Island in January is typically 90.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.4% in the previous month and 92% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Waiheke Island in January is typically 74.9%. The average relative humidity is 77.8% in the previous month and 76.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Waiheke Island in January

The average maximum wind speed in Waiheke Island in January is typically 29KM/H (18MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 30KM/H (19MPH) in the previous month and 28KM/H (17MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Waiheke Island in January is typically 17KM/H (10MPH). The average wind speed is 18KM/H (11MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Waiheke Island in January is from the South West.

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