Milford Sound monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Milford Sound

    Milford Sound average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Milford Sound (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 17.3 17.6 15.4 11.8 7.9 5.1 4.6 6.6 9 11.3 13.6 15.9
    °F 63.2 63.7 59.7 53.2 46.3 41.3 40.2 43.8 48.2 52.4 56.5 60.6

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Milford Sound (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 284 196 293 250 259 221 205 217 279 302 256 281
    inches 11.2 7.7 11.5 9.9 10.2 8.7 8.1 8.6 11 11.9 10.1 11.1
    Rainy days 14 11 13 13 15 13 14 13 15 17 14 15
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Milford Sound

    Average daily sunshine Milford Sound
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 7 6.8 5.5 4.1 2.7 2.5 2.4 3.6 4.6 5.5 6.5 6.8
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Milford Sound (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 7 7.2 6 3.8 1.1 -1.1 -1.5 -0.8 0.6 2.5 4 5.9
    Max °C 17.6 17.9 15.6 12 8.1 5.3 4.7 6.8 9.2 11.6 13.9 16.2
    Min °F 44.6 44.9 42.8 38.8 34 30 29.3 30.7 33.1 36.4 39.1 42.5
    Max °F 54.1 54.5 51.4 46.2 40.3 35.8 34.9 37.4 40.8 44.6 48 51.8
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Milford Sound in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 15.7 16.4 16 15.1 14.1 13.2 12.5 12.2 12.2 12.4 13.2 14.5
    °F 60.3 61.5 60.7 59.2 57.4 55.7 54.6 53.9 53.9 54.4 55.7 58.1
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Milford Sound (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 16 15 14 14 13 12 11 13 15 17 17 16
    mph 10 9 9 9 8 7 7 8 9 10 11 10

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Milford Sound
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    78% 80% 81% 83% 85% 87% 88% 85% 82% 79% 78% 78%
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Milford Sound weather stats

Milford Sound weather statistics
Hottest month: February 17.6°C 63.7°F
Driest month: February 196mm 7.7ins
Sunniest month: February 6.8hrs
Coldest month: July 4.6°C 40.3°F
Wettest month: October 302mm 11.9ins
Warmest sea: February 16.4°C 61.5°F
Map showing location of Milford Sound (-44.672632, 167.923951)

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