Australia weather in January 2020

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Australia in January. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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The January weather guide for Australia shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How hot is it in Australia in January?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 26°C in Sydney, Australia in January with low heat and humidity, falling to 19°C at night.

How sunny is it in Australia in January?

There are normally 7 hours of bright sunshine each day in Sydney, Australia in January - that's 51% of daylight hours.

How warm is the sea around Australia in January?

The average sea temperature around Sydney, Australia in January is 22°C.

Does it rain in Australia in January?

There are usually 12 days with some rain in Sydney, Australia in January and the average monthly rainfall is 124mm.

Australia sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Australia in January 2020. Select a month to view Australia sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Australia sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Sydney.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 04:47 19:09
Thursday, 16th January 2020 05:00 19:09
Friday, 31st January 2020 05:15 19:02
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