Kenepuru Sounds weather in January (Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand)

Looking to travel to Kenepuru Sounds in January? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In Kenepuru Sounds the weather in January is generally perfect, characterized by pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 21°C, while nights can cool down to about 14°C.

Kenepuru Sounds in January usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 70 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 8 days of rain.

The city usually sees around 268 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

So this is a great month to visit if you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures. January, February, March and December typically offer the most optimal weather. In contrast, June tends to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Kenepuru Sounds, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 14°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 21°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 25%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 70 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 8 days  
HumidityHumidity 74% *  
SunshineSunshine 268 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Nelson, New Zealand (55 KM, 34 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 Kenepuru Sounds in January?

For visitors traveling to Kenepuru Sounds, 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.

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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