January weather forecast and climate
Kingston, Norfolk Island

The old abandoned town of Kingston in Norfolk Island, with the sea and far view of islands
The old abandoned town of Kingston in Norfolk Island, with the sea and far view of islands
January, like December, in Kingston, Norfolk Island, is a moderately hot summer month, with average temperature varying between 25.2°C (77.4°F) and 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). In January, the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in January is 78%.

Rainfall

In Kingston, during January, the rain falls for 16.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 68mm (2.68") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kingston, there are 201.4 rainfall days, and 682mm (26.85") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In January, the average sea temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.2°C (73.8°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Kingston is 13.8h.

Sunshine

In Kingston, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

UV index

January and February, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Kingston. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in January in Kingston?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 26°C (78.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kingston?

In Kingston, the average relative humidity in January is 78%.

How much does it rain in Kingston in January?

In Kingston, during January, the rain falls for 16.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 68mm (2.68") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in January in Kingston?

In January, the average sea temperature in Kingston, Norfolk Island, is 23.2°C (73.8°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.2°C (73.8°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

In Kingston, Norfolk Island, the average length of the day in January is 13.8h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Kingston?

In January, the average sunshine in Kingston is 9.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Kingston?

Months with the highest UV index in Kingston, Norfolk Island, are January and February, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in January in Kingston?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Kingston, Norfolk Island, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average high temperature in January: 26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (26.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (21.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 25.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (20.1°C).

Average pressure in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average pressure in January: 1009.5mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are July, August and September (1017.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.6mbar).

Average wind speed in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average wind speed in January: 25.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (26.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (21.6km/h).

Average humidity in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average humidity in January: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (72%).

Average rainfall in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average rainfall in January: 68mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (108mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (25mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average rainfall days in January: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (13.1 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average sea temperature in January: 23.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (18.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average daylight in January: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 5.6).

Average sunshine days in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average sunshine days in January: 11.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (13.1 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are May and June (6.3 days).

Average UV index in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average UV index in January: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January and February (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average cloud cover in January: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in January - Kingston, Norfolk Island
  • Average visibility in January: 10km

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