Weather in Northland Region, New Zealand in August

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Visiting Northland Region, New Zealand in August

August has average maximum temperatures of 13°C (55°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.6cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry with very rare light showers although there are 15.3 days with some rainfall, so on the days it does rain it is only light and intermittent and shouldn't affect your beach enjoyment too much. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Northland Region. Sea temperatures are a cold 14°C (57°F). August is too cold for swimming in Northland Region for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

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

Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Can you sunbathe in Northland Region in August?

No, August is not a good time for sunbathing in Northland Region.

August has average maximum temperatures of 13°C (55°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.6cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry with very rare light showers although there are 15.3 days with some rainfall, so on the days it does rain it is only light and intermittent and shouldn't affect your beach enjoyment too much.

More about August temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Northland Region in August?

No, August is too cold for swimming in Northland Region for any length of time, with the sea water at 14°C (57°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

More about August sea temperatures.

Is August a good time to holiday in Northland Region?

No, August is not a good time for a holiday in Northland Region.

August has average maximum temperatures of 13°C (55°F) which is too cold for sunbathing. The sunshine percentage is 45.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day. August has total rainfall of 0.6cm (0.2inches) making it mostly dry with very rare light showers although there are 15.3 days with some rainfall, so on the days it does rain it is only light and intermittent and shouldn't affect your beach enjoyment too much. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Northland Region. Sea temperatures are a cold 14°C (57°F). August is too cold for swimming in Northland Region for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the August temperatures and sunshine.

Is Northland Region warm in August?

No, Northland Region is too cold for sunbathing in August.

The average maximum temperature in Northland Region in August is 13°C (55°F). The average maximum temperature is 13°C (55°) in the previous month and 14°C (58°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Northland Region in August is 9°C (48°F). The average temperature is 8°C (47°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

More info about the August temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Northland Region in August?

The average day light hours per day in Northland Region in August are 10.8. The sunshine percentage is 45.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in Northland Region in August

The average maximum temperature in Northland Region in August is 13°C (55°F). The average maximum temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 14°C (58°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Northland Region in August is 9°C (48°F). The average temperature is 8°C (47°F) in the previous month and 10°C (50°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Northland Region in August is 8°C (46°F). The minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F) in the previous month and 9°C (49°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Northland Region in August

During August the average day light hours are 10.8 per day in Northland Region. The sunshine percentage is 45.9% 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 Northland Region 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 Northland Region in August

The average sea water temperature in Northland Region in August is 13.9°C (57.0°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Northland Region in August

The average total rainfall in Northland Region in August is 0.6cm (0.2inches) and on average there are 15.3 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Northland Region in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Northland Region in August is 9°C (49°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 9°C (49°F) in the previous month and 11°C (11°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Northland Region in August is typically 82.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.5% in the previous month and 82.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Northland Region in August is typically 73.3%. The average relative humidity is 74.6% in the previous month and 72% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Northland Region in August

The average maximum wind speed in Northland Region in August is typically 23KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 25KM/H (16MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Northland Region in August is typically 13KM/H (8MPH). The average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 15KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Northland Region in August is from the West-Southwest.

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