Hokitika, New Zealand: Best time to go and average weather

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When is the best time to go to Hokitika?

When is the best time to go to Hokitika? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Hokitika are February and March
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March and December
  • The coldest months are July and August
  • The rainiest months are September and December
  • The best months for swimming are January, February and March

For full information about the climate and weather in Hokitika a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

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tolerable weather Hokitika in january
good weather Hokitika in february
good weather Hokitika in march
tolerable weather Hokitika in april
tolerable weather Hokitika in may
tolerable weather Hokitika in june
bad weather Hokitika in july
bad weather Hokitika in august
bad weather Hokitika in september
tolerable weather Hokitika in october
tolerable weather Hokitika in november
bad weather Hokitika in december

Weather and climate in Hokitika

  • In january the climate is okay. By early evening, the temperature averages 18°C and it rains about 47% of the time in january.
  • From february to march the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 17°C and it rains about 37% of the time in march.
  • Between april and june the climate is okay. The record temperature this month is 26°C and you can expect to have 254mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between july and september the climate is unfavorable. The record temperature this month is 19°C and it rains about 354mm each month.
  • Between the months of october and november the climate is not good, but still OK. The temperature rises to 16°C.
  • In the month of december the climate is not good. The record temperature this month is 25°C and it rains about 434mm each month.

Hokitika : Just Flying By


Chart: temperature and rainfall in Hokitika

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Hokitika: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

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