New Zealand average temperatures & weather

New Zealand

New Zealand monthly averages

New Zealand Climate Summary

Temperate climate in the south island and sub-tropical climate in the North Island. The terrain, prevailing winds and the length of the country lead to sharp regional contrasts

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New Zealand weather stats

New Zealand weather statistics
Hottest month: February 19.8°C 67.6°F
Driest month: February 89mm 4ins
Sunniest month: February 7.3hrs
Coldest month: July 9.3°C 48.8°F
Wettest month: August 126mm 5ins
  • Auckland

    °C/°F
    month
    23°/74°
    16°/60°
    7.9hrs
    75mm
    Jan
    20°/68°
    12°/54°
    5.7hrs
    102mm
    Apr
    14°/58°
    /44°
    4.7hrs
    133mm
    Jul
    18°/64°
    11°/51°
    6.2hrs
    86mm
    Oct
  • Rotorua

    °C/°F
    month
    23°/73°
    12°/54°
    7.8hrs
    125mm
    Jan
    18°/65°
    /48°
    5.9hrs
    135mm
    Apr
    12°/53°
    /38°
    4.6hrs
    172mm
    Jul
    17°/62°
    /45°
    6.1hrs
    151mm
    Oct
  • Wellington

    °C/°F
    month
    20°/69°
    13°/56°
    8.2hrs
    80mm
    Jan
    17°/62°
    10°/51°
    5.4hrs
    107mm
    Apr
    11°/52°
    /42°
    3.9hrs
    144mm
    Jul
    15°/59°
    /48°
    6.4hrs
    103mm
    Oct
  • Milford Sound

    °C/°F
    month
    18°/64°
    /45°
    7hrs
    284mm
    Jan
    12°/54°
    /39°
    4.1hrs
    250mm
    Apr
    /41°
    -2°/29°
    2.4hrs
    205mm
    Jul
    12°/53°
    /36°
    5.4hrs
    302mm
    Oct
  • Dunedin

    °C/°F
    month
    18°/64°
    11°/51°
    6.1hrs
    68mm
    Jan
    14°/58°
    /46°
    4.5hrs
    58mm
    Apr
    /48°
    /38°
    3.5hrs
    58mm
    Jul
    14°/57°
    /44°
    5.3hrs
    56mm
    Oct
  • Nelson

    °C/°F
    month
    22°/72°
    12°/54°
    9hrs
    97mm
    Jan
    18°/64°
    /46°
    6.5hrs
    125mm
    Apr
    12°/53°
    /35°
    5.3hrs
    121mm
    Jul
    17°/62°
    /45°
    7.3hrs
    127mm
    Oct
  • Queenstown

    °C/°F
    month
    20°/68°
    /46°
    7.4hrs
    99mm
    Jan
    13°/56°
    /39°
    4.5hrs
    88mm
    Apr
    /42°
    -2°/29°
    2.6hrs
    80mm
    Jul
    13°/56°
    /37°
    5.9hrs
    114mm
    Oct
  • Christchurch

    °C/°F
    month
    22°/72°
    12°/54°
    7.6hrs
    46mm
    Jan
    17°/63°
    /46°
    5.6hrs
    57mm
    Apr
    11°/51°
    /36°
    4hrs
    72mm
    Jul
    17°/62°
    /45°
    6.9hrs
    47mm
    Oct

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