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Visiting Urapukapuka Island, Bay of Islands, New Zealand in August

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Urapukapuka Island. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (59°F). August is too cold for swimming in Urapukapuka Island for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Urapukapuka Island in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

August continues the winter trend with cooler temperatures and a higher chance of rain and wind. Swimming and sunbathing are not recommended, but snorkeling, diving, surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing can still be enjoyed on days with favorable conditions. Remember to wear appropriate wetsuits and gear for the cooler water temperatures. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Urapukapuka Island in August?

No, August is not a good time for sunbathing in Urapukapuka Island.

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Urapukapuka Island in August?

No, August is too cold for swimming in Urapukapuka Island for any length of time, with the sea water at 15°C (59°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Urapukapuka Island?

No, August is not a good time for a holiday in Urapukapuka Island.

August has average maximum temperatures of 15°C (59°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Urapukapuka Island. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (59°F). August is too cold for swimming in Urapukapuka Island for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Urapukapuka Island warm in August?

No, Urapukapuka Island is a little too chilly for sunbathing in August.

The average maximum temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 15°C (59°F). The average maximum temperature is 14°C (58°) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 12°C (53°F). The average temperature is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Urapukapuka Island in August?

The average day light hours per day in Urapukapuka Island in August are 10.8. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

More about August sunshine.

Crowds in Urapukapuka Island in August

August is the last month of winter in New Zealand, and the beach at Urapukapuka Island is still relatively quiet. The weather begins to warm up slightly, but there are no significant public holidays or events that would attract larger crowds to the beach.

Temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August

The average maximum temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 15°C (59°F). The average maximum temperature is 14°C (58°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 12°C (53°F). The average temperature is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 9°C (48°F). The minimum temperature is 8°C (46°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Urapukapuka Island in August

During August the average day light hours are 10.8 per day in Urapukapuka Island. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Urapukapuka Island in August is typically 3.9 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August

The average sea water temperature in Urapukapuka Island in August is 14.9°C (58.8°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Humidity in Urapukapuka Island in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Urapukapuka Island in August is 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 11°C (51°F) in the previous month and 12°C (12°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Urapukapuka Island in August is typically 95.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 96.3% in the previous month and 94.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Urapukapuka Island in August is typically 83.6%. The average relative humidity is 85.5% in the previous month and 81.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Urapukapuka Island in August

The average maximum wind speed in Urapukapuka Island in August is typically 29KM/H (18MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 28KM/H (17MPH) in the previous month and 31KM/H (19MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Urapukapuka Island in August is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 14KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 17KM/H (11MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Urapukapuka Island in August is from the West.

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