Average Weather during January in Palmerston North (Manawatu), New Zealand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Palmerston North in January is 14.0°C (57.2°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 67mm (2.6in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). With a water temperature of around 16.0°C (60.8°F), this is not the best month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Palmerston North. It has 234 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Palmerston North should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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For other monthly weather averages and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 14 °C
Max Temperature 21 °C
Water Temperature 16 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 67mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 234

What To Do

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

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

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