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

Find the most favorable time to go to Wellington in New Zealand from seasonal averages, on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Wellington?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Wellington are January, February, March, April and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March and December
  • The coldest months are June, July, August and September
  • The rainiest months are January, April, May, June, July, August, October and December
  • February is the best month for swimming

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

Month Our opinion View Details
good weather Wellington in january
good weather Wellington in february
good weather Wellington in march
good weather Wellington in april
tolerable weather Wellington in may
tolerable weather Wellington in june
tolerable weather Wellington in july
tolerable weather Wellington in august
tolerable weather Wellington in september
tolerable weather Wellington in october
tolerable weather Wellington in november
good weather Wellington in december

Weather and climate in Wellington

  • From january to april the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 14°C and it rains about 85mm each month.
  • Between the months of may and november the climate is correct. The record temperature this month is 23°C and it rains in november about 59mm.
  • In the month of december the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 18°C.

Wellington : Windy Wellington


Chart: temperature and rainfall in Wellington

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

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