The hottest month in Sunset Beach Park is July when the average maximum temperature is 23°, average temperature is 19° and average minimum temperature is 15°.
The coolest month in Sunset Beach Park is February when the average maximum temperature is 7°, average temperature is 5° and average minimum temperature is 3°.
The longest days in Sunset Beach Park are in June, with an average of 16.2 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 8.2 hours of daylight per day.
The sunniest days in Sunset Beach Park are in July which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 9.7 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month with few clouds. December has the least sunshine with an average of 1.6 hours of sunshine per day, making it not a particularly sunny month.
The ultraviolet index is the highest in June when it reaches 8.7 and lowest in December when it reaches 1.3.
An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.
The warmest sea water temperatures in Sunset Beach Park are found in August when they peak at 29° and lowest in January when they dip to 21°.
The sea is best for swimming between June and December when the temperature is above 25° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.
The wettest month in Sunset Beach Park is January with 185.2cm of rain and the most days of rain with 20.3 days with some rain, a very wet time to visit the beach.
The driest month in Sunset Beach Park is July with 31.2cm of rain and the least days of rain with 5.6 days with some rain, a slightly wet time to visit the beach.
The most humid month in Sunset Beach Park is August with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 15° which is comfortable for everyone.
The least humid month in Sunset Beach Park is February with a dew point of 2° which is a bit dry for some.