Gisborne Weather in August

What's the weather like in Gisborne, New Zealand in August 2018?

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.

Gisborne weather averages (imperial / metric)
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
Humidity 82%
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.

August temperatures in Gisborne

August rainfall

August 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 August 2018.

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Gisborne weather stats

Gisborne weather statistics
Hottest month: January 24°C 75.2°F
Driest month: November 69mm 2.7ins
Sunniest month: January 8.2hrs
Coldest month: July 12.9°C 55.2°F
Wettest month: June 156mm 6.1ins
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