Annual average weather for Parakerake Bay, Karikari Peninsula, New Zealand

Annual Temperature for Parakerake Bay

The hottest month in Parakerake Bay is February when the average maximum temperature is 21°, average temperature is ° and average minimum temperature is 20°.

The coolest month in Parakerake Bay is July when the average maximum temperature is 12°, average temperature is ° and average minimum temperature is 12°.

Annual Sunshine for Parakerake Bay

The longest days in Parakerake Bay are in December, with an average of 14.5 hours of daylight per day. June has the shortest days with an average of 9.8 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Parakerake Bay are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover. May has the least sunshine with an average of 4.1 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in January when it reaches 13.4 and lowest in June when it reaches 2.4.

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.

Annual Sea Temperature for Parakerake Bay

The warmest sea water temperatures in Parakerake Bay are found in February when they peak at 20° and lowest in July when they dip to 14°.

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the temperature is above 16° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Annual Humidity for Parakerake Bay

The most humid month in Parakerake Bay is February with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

The least humid month in Parakerake Bay is July with a dew point of 10° which is a bit dry for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Parakerake Bay

The most windy month in Parakerake Bay is November when the average maximum windspeed is 23kmh and the average wind speed is 22kmh.

The least windy month in Parakerake Bay is August when the average maximum windspeed is 12kmh and the average wind speed is 12kmh.