Annual average weather for Northland Region, New Zealand

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Annual Average Weather for Northland Region, New Zealand

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 16.4°C (61.6°F) which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The annual average water temperature is typically 16.6°C (61.9°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. Annually there are on average 12.9 days of rain per month and 5.6 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Northland Region?

The best months to visit Northland Region are January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above the average 17°C (62°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Can you sunbathe in Northland Region year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Northland Region all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

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Can you swim in Northland Region year round?

No, you can't swim in Northland Region all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Northland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (69°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above 17°C (62°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

The sea is good for swimming in the months from December to February when the sea temperature is above 19°C (66°F)

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When is the hottest month in Northland Region?

The hottest month in Northland Region is February when the average maximum temperature is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days 21°C (69°F), average temperature is 16°C (60°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (60°F).

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When is the coldest month in Northland Region?

The coolest month in Northland Region is July when the average maximum temperature is 13°C (55°F), average temperature is 8°C (47°F) and average minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Northland Region?

The sunniest days in Northland Region are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In December the sunshine percentage is 49.1% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the least sunny month in Northland Region?

May has the least sunshine. In May the sunshine percentage is 39.8% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Northland Region?

The driest month in Northland Region is January with 0.2cm (0.1inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 7.8 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

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When is the wettest month in Northland Region?

The wettest month in Northland Region is April with 1.4cm (0.6inches) of rain and June has the most days of rain with 15.5 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

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When is the sea the coldest in Northland Region?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Northland Region are found in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

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When is the sea the warmest in Northland Region?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Northland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (69°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

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When is the most humid month in Northland Region?

The most humid month in Northland Region is February with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 15°C (59°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

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When is the least humid month in Northland Region?

The least humid month in Northland Region is July with a dew point of 9°C (49°F) which is a bit dry for some.

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When is the windiest month in Northland Region?

The most windy month in Northland Region is October when the average maximum windspeed is 28KM/H (17MPH) and the average wind speed is 17KM/H (10MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Northland Region

The hottest month in Northland Region is February when the average maximum temperature is 21°C (69°F), average temperature is 16°C (60°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (60°F).

The coolest month in Northland Region is July when the average maximum temperature is 13°C (13°F), average temperature is 8°C (47°F) and average minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F).

Annual Sunshine for Northland Region

The longest days in Northland Region 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 Northland Region are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 49.1% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

May has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 39.8% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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 Northland Region

The warmest sea water temperatures in Northland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (69°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F).

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the temperature is above 17°C (62°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Annual Rainfall for Northland Region

The wettest month in Northland Region is April with 1.4cm (0.6inches) of rain and June has the most days of rain with 15.5 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Northland Region is January with 0.2cm (0.1inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 7.8 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Northland Region

The most humid month in Northland Region is February with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 15°C (59°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

The least humid month in Northland Region is July with a dew point of 9°C (49°F) which is a bit dry for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Northland Region

The most windy month in Northland Region is October when the average maximum windspeed is 28KM/H (17MPH) and the average wind speed is 17KM/H (10MPH).

The least windy month in Northland Region is May when the average maximum windspeed is 21KM/H (13MPH) and the average wind speed is 12KM/H (7MPH).

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