Australia in january: average Weather, Temperature and Climate, Where to go?
How is the climate in Australia in january? Is it the best time to go to Brisbane (Queensland) and Plumridge Lakes? Have a look at weather averages and our advices here.
Weather in Australia in january 2020
Here, you have access to the weather forecast for january for most popular cities in Australia. These datas are statistics for the month of january from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.
Average weather in january in Sydney
Average weather in january in Adelaide
Average weather in january in Brisbane (Queensland)
Average weather in january in Cairns
Average weather in january in Darwin
very bad weather
Average weather in january in Gold Coast
Average weather in january in Melbourne
Average weather in january in Perth
Average weather in january in Hobart (Tasmania)
Average weather in january in Alice Springs
Average weather in january in Canberra
Average weather in january in Bamaga (Cape York Peninsula)
very bad weather
Average weather in january in Coral Bay
Average weather in january in Daly Waters
Average weather in january in Dampier
Average weather in january in Great Barrier Reef
Average weather in january in Hamilton Island
Average weather in january in Fraser Island
Average weather in january in Whitsunday Islands
Average weather in january in Mackay
Average weather in january in Oodnadatta
Average weather in january in Cape Arid National Park
Weather details in january
The diversity of the climate throughout January in Australia makes the country a wonderful destination provided one is staying in places spared by rain and heat. For this reason, the central and southern parts of the country have pleasant climatic conditions while in the north, because of their abundance, the rains are likely to thwart one's schedule.
January in Northern Australia
Heat and humidity characterize the north of the country. Some cities like Darwin are experiencing a succession of rainy episodes with very intense showers at times. Other destinations are experiencing the heat at the approach of noon. Fortunately, places like the Purnululu National Park have a more mild climate.
January in Eastern Australia
All the coastal cities of eastern Australia enjoy a relatively pleasant warmth. Depending on their location however, some places are rainier than others. Thus, the days are beautiful and sunny in Sydney while Brisbane has several days with rainy episodes - which occur especially in the afternoon.
January in Western Australia
Perth will allow to discover the joys of summer vacations in January. In fact, unlike Coral Bay which faces a strong heat, this city is one of the destinations favored by a magnificent weather throughout January in Australia. The days are radiant and beautiful thanks to the combination of pleasant warmth and a superb sunshine.
January in Southern Australia
January is a good time for road trips in Southern Australia. One will be able to cross the country from east to west and take advantage of the various halts to discover the many national parks, without fear of being disturbed by bad weather!
January in Central Australia
All of the localities inland enjoy superb weather in Australia throughout January. It is then possible to hike around Uluru (Ayers Rock) under good weather conditions or even enjoy the beautiful days in Alice Spring.
Organised tours and trips in Australia in january
Where to go in Australia in january?
Where to go in Australia in january: destination map
Where should you go in Australia in january when it comes to the weather?
Remember: The climate in Australia in january ranges from perfect to very bad depending on the region and city.
warning in january the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.
In january the weather is just perfect in Australia, however, only part of the territory is concerned, ie cities of Perth, Plumridge Lakes, Cape Arid National Park, Fitzgerald River National Park, Nullarbor National Park, Alice Springs, Adelaide and Melbourne. In this part of the country, these ideal weather conditions will allow you to savor fully your trip: the sun is guaranteed, precipitations are scarce and the humidity is endurable. It is therefore the ideal month to visit these cities!
However, the weather is still good in Oodnadatta, Sydney, Canberra, Uluru (Ayers Rock), Devonport, Gold Coast, Roma and Hobart (Tasmania). In these cities, temperatures are still suitable and allow you to visit and enjoy the sun.
If you do not go lazing in the sun, but, for example for hiking, the cities of Cairns, Whitsunday Islands, Brisbane (Queensland), Purnululu National Park, Fraser Island, Mackay, Coral Bay and Hamilton Island have a just ok weather for that in january. Finally, avoid going in Bamaga (Cape York Peninsula), Prince Regent National Park, Darwin, Great Barrier Reef, Dampier and Daly Waters that month because the climate is bad.
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Climate in Australia in january
Climate in Sydney in January
In the month of january, maximum temperature is 85°F and minimum temperature is 72°F (for an average temperature of 77°F). The climate enjoyable in this location in this month. With 3.4in over 13 days, you will experience some showers during your journey. But this is pretty reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a good climate, january is a good month to go in Sydney.
|Number of days with rainfall||13 day(s)|
|Length of day||14:10|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||good|
Climate in Adelaide in January
In january, the mean temperature in Adelaide is 76°F (maximum temperature is 83°F and minimum temperature is 67°F). The climate quite nice in this city in this month. With just 0.8in over 4 days,
it rains very little throughout your trip.
With ideal weather conditions, january is a recommended month to go in that area.
|Number of days with rainfall||4 day(s)|
|Length of day||14:15|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||perfect|
Climate in Brisbane (Queensland) in January
In the month of january, the mean temperature in Brisbane (Queensland) is 79°F (maximum temperature is 85°F and minimum temperature is 76°F). The climate pleasant here in january. With 10.1in over 18 days, you may find yourself often in the rain for your vacations. Consider to pack Rain coats.
With proper weather, january is okay (but not the best time) for traveling there.
|Number of days with rainfall||18 day(s)|
|Length of day||13:42|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||tolerable|
Climate in Cairns in January
In the month of january, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 79°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very warm there in january. With 11.7in over 21 days, you may find yourself often in the rain during your holidays. So remember to pack adapted clothes.
With proper weather, january is okay (but not good month) for traveling in this city in Australia.
|Number of days with rainfall||21 day(s)|
|Daily sunshine hours||11|
|Length of day||13:02|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||tolerable|
Climate in Darwin in January
In the month of january, maximum temperature is 92°F and minimum temperature is 85°F (for an average temperature of 88°F). The climate is burning around this city in this month. With 25.7in over 28 days, rain is to be feared for your journey. Consider to pack clothes for rain.
|Number of days with rainfall||28 day(s)|
|Length of day||12:47|
|Our opinion at whereandwhen.net||very bad|
All cities in Australia in january
|Sydney in january||good weather|
|Adelaide in january||perfect weather|
|Brisbane (Queensland) in january||tolerable weather|
|Cairns in january||tolerable weather|
|Darwin in january||very bad weather|
|Gold Coast in january||good weather|
|Melbourne in january||perfect weather|
|Perth in january||perfect weather|
|Hobart (Tasmania) in january||good weather|
|Alice Springs in january||perfect weather|
|Canberra in january||good weather|
|Bamaga (Cape York Peninsula) in january||very bad weather|
|Coral Bay in january||good weather|
|Daly Waters in january||tolerable weather|
|Dampier in january||bad weather|
|Great Barrier Reef in january||tolerable weather|
|Hamilton Island in january||tolerable weather|
|Fraser Island in january||tolerable weather|
|Whitsunday Islands in january||tolerable weather|
|Mackay in january||tolerable weather|
|Oodnadatta in january||good weather|
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Weather data for Australia in january:
Weather data for Australia in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Australia. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Australia can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time of year to visit Australia.