Port Douglas Weather in January

What's the weather like in Port Douglas, Australia in January 2018?

The climate in Port Douglas during January can be summarized as very hot and very wet.

January is in the summer in Port Douglas and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 25°C (77°F) is normal.

Port Douglas weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 32°C 89.6°F
Nightly temperature 24.8°C 76.6°F
Average temperature 28.4°C 83.1°F
Daily sunshine 7.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 424 mm 16.7 ins
Rainy days 14 days
Sea temperature 29°C 84.2°F
Humidity 70%
Windspeed 14.8kph 9 mph

On average January is the wettest month of the year in Port Douglas with around 424mm 16.7 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Port Douglas

January rainfall

January hourly sunshine

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 2018.

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Port Douglas weather stats

Port Douglas weather statistics
Hottest month: January 31.8°C 89.2°F
Driest month: August 27mm 1.1ins
Sunniest month: October 9.1hrs
Coldest month: July 25.3°C 77.5°F
Wettest month: January 424mm 16.7ins
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