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Westport weather in January (West Coast, New Zealand)

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

In January, Westport generally has pleasant temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 20°C. But by evening, they drop to around 13°C.

Westport in January usually receives heavy rainfall, averaging around 230 mm for the month. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 15 days of rain are anticipated.

Should you favor a climate that's both dry and comfortably warm February typically offers the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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

 

Westport, monthly averages in January

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 13°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 20°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 49%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 230 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 15 days  

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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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 this month?

For visitors traveling to Westport, 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.

Camping
6/10

Interested in more climate information?

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