Katikati weather in January (Bay of Plenty, New Zealand)

How is the weather in Katikati in January? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In Katikati the weather in January is generally perfect, with high temperatures and moderate rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 23°C. But by evening, they drop to around 16°C.

Katikati in January usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 86 mm for the month. It's the month receiving the least amount of rain. As the days go by, you can expect fewer clouds and less precipitation. This makes it an ideal time for outdoor activities and events that might be disrupted by wetter conditions in other months. Rain is expected on roughly 11 days.

The city usually sees around 262 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you favor pleasant temperatures and minimal rainfall, January is one of the better months to visit Katikati. January and March typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, May, June, July, August, September and October tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Katikati climate page with graphs.


Katikati, monthly averages in January

Min Temperature 16°C  
Max Temperature 23°C  
Chance of Rain 36%  
Precipitation 86 mm  
Rainy days 11 days  
Humidity 74% *  
Sunshine 262 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine 58% *  
* Data from: Tauranga, New Zealand (25 KM, 16 Miles).

Where to go in New Zealand in January

Find out more about the weather in New Zealand in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Katikati in January?

For visitors traveling to Katikati, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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