January weather forecast
Gold Coast, Australia

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is another warm summer month in Gold Coast, Australia, with an average temperature ranging between max 26.4°C (79.5°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

January is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

Humidity

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are the most humid months.

Rainfall

In Gold Coast, during January, the rain falls for 11.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.22") of precipitation. In Gold Coast, during the entire year, the rain falls for 118.4 days and collects up to 338mm (13.31") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature in Gold Coast, Australia, is 26.2°C (79.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in January is 13h and 41min.
On the first day of January, sunrise is at 4:53 am and sunset at 6:46 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 6:42 pm AEST.

Sunshine

In Gold Coast, the average sunshine in January is 9.8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Gold Coast, Australia, are January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Gold Coast?

January is the warmest month in Gold Coast, with an average high-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Gold Coast?

January through March, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in January in Gold Coast?

The average relative humidity in January in Gold Coast is 77%.

How many days does it rain in January in Gold Coast?

In Gold Coast, in January, during 11.8 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in January in Gold Coast?

In Gold Coast, the average seawater temperature in January is 26.2°C (79.2°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Gold Coast have in January?

In Gold Coast, the average day length in January is 13h and 41min.

When are sunrise and sunset in January in Gold Coast?

In January, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 4:53 am and sunset at 6:46 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:17 am and sunset at 6:42 pm AEST.

How long on average sun shines in January in Gold Coast?

The average sunshine duration in January is 9.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Gold Coast?

The months with the highest UV index in Gold Coast are January through April, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Gold Coast?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Gold Coast is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average temperature in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average high temperature in January: 26.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (26.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (18.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (14.2°C).

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Average pressure in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average pressure in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average pressure in January: 1012.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average wind speed in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average wind speed in January: 17.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (19.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (16.7km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average humidity in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average humidity in January: 77%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (68%).

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Average rainfall in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average rainfall in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average rainfall in January: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (51mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average rainfall days in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (5.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average sea temperature in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (27.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (21.4°C).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average daylight in January: 13h and 41min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 24min).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.8h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.4h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average sunshine days in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (13 days).

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Average UV index in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average UV index in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average UV index in January: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average cloud cover in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 39

The months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in January
Gold Coast, Australia

Average visibility in January - Gold Coast, Australia
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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