The climate in Victoria during January can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
January is in the summer in Victoria and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||28.9°C 83.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.4°C 74°F|
|Average temperature||26.1°C 79°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.2 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||381 mm 15 ins|
|Rainy days||19 days|
|Sea temperature||28.5°C 83.3°F|
|Windspeed||13kph 8 mph|
On average January is the wettest month of the year in Victoria with around 381mm 15 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in January 2020.
|Hottest month:||April||30.3°C 86.5°F|
|Driest month:||June||66mm 2.6ins|
|Coldest month:||July||27.1°C 80.8°F|
|Wettest month:||January||381mm 15ins|