Weather in Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand in January

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

Temperature in Bay of Plenty Region in January

The average maximum temperature in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 19°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 15°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

Sunshine in Bay of Plenty Region in January

The average day light hours per day in Bay of Plenty Region in January are 14.5 and there are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Bay of Plenty Region 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 Bay of Plenty Region in January

The average sea water temperature in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 19.3° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Bay of Plenty Region in January

The average total rainfall in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 2cm and on average there are 5.5 rainy days in January making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Bay of Plenty Region in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Bay of Plenty Region in January is 16° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Bay of Plenty Region in January is typically 80%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.6% in the previous month and 81.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Bay of Plenty Region in January is typically 60.9%. The average relative humidity is 69.3% in the previous month and 61.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Bay of Plenty Region in January

The average maximum wind speed in Bay of Plenty Region in January is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Bay of Plenty Region in January is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Bay of Plenty Region in January is from the North.

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