Wellington Weather in August

What's the weather like in Wellington (Wellington) in August 2024?

The climate in Wellington during August can be summarized as cool and wet.

August is in the winter in Wellington and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (53°F), whilst at night 6°C (43°F) is normal.

Wellington weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 11.8°C 53.2°F
Nightly temperature 6.2°C 43.2°F
Average temperature 9°C 48.2°F
Daily sunshine 4.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 136 mm 5.3 ins
Rainy days 18 days
Sea temperature 12.4°C 54.4°F
Humidity 84%
Windspeed 19.1kph 12 mph

On average August is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Wellington with around 136mm 5.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Wellington

Wellington average temperature in August

August rainfall

Wellington average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Wellington average rain in August

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 Wellington in August 2024.

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Wellington weather stats

Wellington weather statistics
Hottest month: January 20.2°C 68.4°F
Driest month: February 62mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: February 7.6hrs
Coldest month: July 10.9°C 51.6°F
Wettest month: July 144mm 5.7ins
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