Weather in Urapukapuka Island, Bay of Islands, New Zealand in December

So you're interested in going to Urapukapuka Island, Bay of Islands, New Zealand in December

December is a warm time for sunbathing in Urapukapuka Island. December is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Urapukapuka Island for any length of time. Consider visiting Urapukapuka Island in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

December marks the beginning of summer, with warm and sunny weather perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling. Diving, surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing are also popular activities during this month due to the favorable weather conditions and warm sea temperatures. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Crowds in Urapukapuka Island in December

December marks the beginning of summer in New Zealand, and the beach at Urapukapuka Island becomes quite popular during this month. The Christmas and New Year holidays attract more visitors to the area, and the beach may be quite crowded, especially during weekends and public holidays.

Temperature in Urapukapuka Island in December

The average maximum temperature in Urapukapuka Island in December is 21°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average temperature in Urapukapuka Island in December is 18°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Urapukapuka Island in December is 15°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

Sunshine in Urapukapuka Island in December

The average day light hours per day in Urapukapuka Island in December are 14.5 and there are 7.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Urapukapuka Island in December is typically 12.9 during December. 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 Urapukapuka Island in December

The average sea water temperature in Urapukapuka Island in December is 18.1° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Wind Speed in Urapukapuka Island in December

The average maximum wind speed in Urapukapuka Island in December is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 31kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Urapukapuka Island in December is typically 18kmh. The average wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

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

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