Upper Hutt weather in January (Wellington, New Zealand)

How is the weather in Upper Hutt in January? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In Upper Hutt, January is characterized by pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 20°C, while night temperatures can drop to 14°C.

Upper Hutt in January usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 82 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 12 days of the month will see rainfall.

The days are predominantly sunny, with an estimated total of around 234 hours of sunshine. This amount of sunlight does not only brightens the days but also contributes to a cheerful ambiance in the area during this month.

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 June, July and August tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

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

 

Upper Hutt, monthly averages in January

Min Temperature 14°C  
Max Temperature 20°C  
Chance of Rain 39%  
Precipitation 82 mm  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 79% *  
Sunshine 234 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Wellington, New Zealand (32 KM, 20 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 Upper Hutt in January?

For visitors traveling to Upper Hutt, 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
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Interested in more climate information?

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