Tuatapere weather in January (New Zealand)

How is the weather in Tuatapere in January? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In January, Tuatapere typically experiences moderate temperatures and high rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 18°C, while nights can cool down to about 11°C.

Tuatapere in January usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 150 mm for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 15 days of rain.

The area enjoys a balanced 187 hours of sunlight. Ensuring it's neither too overcast nor too sunny.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, January is a great time to visit. January and February generally stand out with the best circumstances. While May, June, July, August and September tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Tuatapere, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 11°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 18°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 51%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 150 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 15 days  
HumidityHumidity 80% *  
SunshineSunshine 187 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 41% *  
* Data from: Invercargill, New Zealand (58 KM, 36 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 Tuatapere in January?

For visitors traveling to Tuatapere, 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.

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Interested in more climate information?

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