The climate in Gisborne during August can be summarized as cool and wet.
August is in the winter in Gisborne and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 14°C (57°F), whilst at night 5°C (41°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||14°C 57.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||4.9°C 40.7°F|
|Average temperature||9.4°C 48.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||144 mm 5.7 ins|
|Rainy days||16 days|
|Sea temperature||14.6°C 58.3°F|
|Windspeed||12.2kph 8 mph|
On average August is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Gisborne with around 144mm 5.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 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 August 2019.
|Hottest month:||January||24°C 75.2°F|
|Driest month:||November||69mm 2.7ins|
|Coldest month:||July||12.9°C 55.2°F|
|Wettest month:||June||156mm 6.1ins|