Weather in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december 2022

The weather in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout december

tolerable weather 401.5cm

Weather at 6am
45°F

Partly Cloudy

22%

Fog

14%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 12pm
54°F

Partly Cloudy

24%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Heavy rain

9%

Weather at 6pm
50°F

Partly Cloudy

26%

Moderate rain at times

18%

Heavy rain

9%

Weather at 3am
43°F

Clear/Sunny

28%

Fog

17%

Snow showers

14%

Partly Cloudy

14%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december.


The climate of Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december is tolerable

In december in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, the climate is wet (with 13.8in of precipitation over 9 days). Unfortunately, the weather conditions is worsening than the previous month since in november there is an average of 13in of rainfall over 10 days.

The climate is rather fresh in that area this month, but it is livable when dressing warm. The high seasonal norm is 56°F. The seasonal minimum is 45°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of december in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park is 50°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december with a maximum record of 74°F in 2012 and a minimum record of 23°F in 2019. You can plan to have about 3 days with temperatures up to 65°F, or 10% of the month.

Day length in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december is 15:25. The sun rises at 05:52 and sets at 21:17.

With a correct climate, december is okay (but not the best) to go in that area in New Zealand.



December: another location in New Zealand?

If you want to go to New Zealand in december, there are destinations with better weather than Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park:

In december, Porangahau and Hastings have perfect weather.

Furthermore, Auckland, Christchurch, Rotorua, Wellington, Abel Tasman National Park and Akaroa have good weather.

more information about New Zealand's weather in december



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december

Check below seasonal norms These datas are generated from the weather statements of the past years of the month of december.

December
Outside temperature
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 56°F
Lowest temperature 45°F
Highest record temperature 74°F
(2012)
Lowest record temperature 23°F
(2019)
Number of days at +65°F 3 day(s)
(10%)
Number of days at -32°F 1 day(s)
(3%)
Wind
Wind speed 15km/h
Wind temperature 41°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 13.8in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(30%)
Record daily rainfall 9.3in
(2019)
Snowfall 401.5cm
Other climate data
Humidity 90%
Visibility 8.26km
Cloud cover 44%
UV index 3
Daily sunshine hours 15
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:52
Time of sunset 21:17
Length of day 15:25
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable


How was the weather last december?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december 2021:

01-12-2021
Light rain shower
47°F to 54°F
02-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
47°F to 56°F
03-12-2021
Heavy rain
50°F to 54°F
04-12-2021
Moderate rain
43°F to 49°F
05-12-2021
Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder
49°F to 54°F
06-12-2021
Patchy heavy snow
36°F to 40°F
07-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
38°F to 49°F
08-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
40°F to 49°F
09-12-2021
Heavy rain
43°F to 49°F
10-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
40°F to 54°F
11-12-2021
Moderate rain
47°F to 52°F
12-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 50°F
13-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
45°F to 54°F
14-12-2021
Cloudy
41°F to 47°F
15-12-2021
Overcast
36°F to 41°F
16-12-2021
Mist
38°F to 40°F
17-12-2021
Light sleet showers
43°F to 45°F
18-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
34°F to 45°F
19-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 45°F
20-12-2021
Light rain shower
43°F to 52°F
21-12-2021
Light rain
41°F to 45°F
22-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 49°F
23-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
43°F to 49°F
24-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
36°F to 49°F
25-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
40°F to 50°F
26-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
40°F to 50°F
27-12-2021
Heavy rain at times
49°F to 52°F
28-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 47°F
29-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
36°F to 45°F
30-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 47°F
31-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
36°F to 43°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in december

Cities near Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park:

Franz Josef / Waiau in decembertolerable weather
Lake Tekapo in decembertolerable weather
Lake Ohau in decembervery bad weather
McKenzie Beach in decembertolerable weather
Haast in decembertolerable weather
Hokitika in decembertolerable weather
Timaru in decembertolerable weather
Ashburton in decembergood weather
Saint Bathans in decembervery bad weather
Wanaka in decembervery bad weather
Roys Peak in decembervery bad weather
Rob Roy Glacier in decembervery bad weather
New Zealand in december: See full list of cities

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in december.

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Weather data for Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in december:

Weather data for Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park for december are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park.


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