When is the best time to go to Auckland?

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

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

Annual weather in Auckland

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

January 65°F/74°F
February 65°F/74°F
March 63°F/72°F
April 61°F/68°F
May 58°F/63°F
June 56°F/59°F
July 54°F/58°F
August 54°F/59°F
September 54°F/59°F
October 56°F/63°F
November 59°F/67°F
December 63°F/70°F

Weather and climate in Auckland

Auckland enjoys a temperate oceanic climate (with warm summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Auckland is 65°F (ranging from 58°F in july to 74°F in february). Annual rainfall is 57.4in, with a minimum of 3.3in in january and a maximum of 6.8in in june.
  • From january to may the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 63°F and, in may, 7 days of rain are expected.
  • Between the months of june and september the climate is okay. At lunchtime, it's 59°F in average and, in september, 8 days of rain are expected.
  • From october to november the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 67°F°C and, in november, 5 days of rain are expected.
  • In december the climate is passable, but still OK. the thermometer goes up to 70°F°C.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Auckland

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Auckland: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Auckland

Find out when Auckland has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Auckland

  • Very low season in Auckland
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May, June, July and August.
  • Low season in Auckland
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, March, April, September and October.
  • High season in Auckland
    The number of visitors to Auckland is high in: February and November.
  • Peek season in Auckland
    The largest number of tourists visiting Auckland is during: December.

Figure: Visitor index for Auckland month by month

Best time for low prices in Auckland

Average prices of hotels in Auckland month by month

Generally, June is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Auckland. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, March is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Auckland

A return flight between London and Auckland is generally cheaper if you go in november ($ 1290 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 467 more for your airline ticket to Auckland if you go in july.

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Average price of hiring a car in Auckland

On average, it costs $ 24 per day to hire a car in Auckland. This price varies by $ 6 depending on the month. In may, hiring a car costs an average of $ 21 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in december is $ 27.

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Other cities and places near Auckland

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