Tauranga
New Zealand
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Tauranga, New Zealand

January is a moderately hot summer month in Tauranga, New Zealand, with average temperature fluctuating between 14.8°C (58.6°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

Humidity

In January, the average relative humidity is 74.4%.

Rainfall

In Tauranga, during January, the rain falls for 6.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (3") of precipitation. In Tauranga, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110.6 days and collects up to 1180.9mm (46.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tauranga, the average seawater temperature is 20.1°C (68.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20.1°C (68.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Tauranga, the average length of the day is 14.4h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Tauranga is January, with an average of 8.4h of sunshine.

UV index

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the highest UV index in Tauranga, New Zealand. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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.

What is the warmest month in Tauranga?

Warmest months in Tauranga are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 24°C (75.2°F).

What is the temperature in January in Tauranga?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Tauranga, is 24°C (75.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Tauranga?

The average relative humidity in January in Tauranga is 74.4%.

How much does it rain in Tauranga in January?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, during January, the rain falls for 6.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 76mm (3") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in January in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average seawater temperature in January is 20.1°C (68.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 20.1°C (68.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the average length of the day in January in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average length of the day in January is 14.4h.

What month has the most sunshine in Tauranga?

January has the most sunshine of the year in Tauranga, with an average of 8.4h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in January in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, the average sunshine in January is 8.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Tauranga?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Tauranga?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Tauranga is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in January: 24°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (24°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (5.9°C).

Average humidity in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in January: 74.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (85.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73.4%).

Average rainfall in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in January: 76mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (127.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (75.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in January: 6.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6.4 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average sea temperature in January: 20.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (15.2°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average daylight in January: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 8.4h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in January - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average UV index in January: 11

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).