Weather in New Zealand in august 2023

Below, find the the weather forecast for the month of august for most popular cities in New Zealand. These forecasts are statistics for the month of august from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in august in Auckland

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
54°F

Moderate rain at times

25%

Clear/Sunny

25%

Cloudy

16%

Weather at 12pm
58°F

Partly Cloudy

25%

Clear/Sunny

24%

Cloudy

12%

Weather at 6pm
56°F

Clear/Sunny

25%

Partly Cloudy

20%

Heavy rain

8%

Weather at 3am
54°F

Moderate rain at times

28%

Partly Cloudy

28%

Clear/Sunny

26%

Cloudy

12%

More information about the weather in Auckland in august



Where to go in New Zealand in august?

Where to go in New Zealand in august: destination map

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Where should you go in New Zealand in august when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in New Zealand in august ranges from tolerable to very bad depending on the region and city.

In addition to the cold weather that characterizes the southern winter, a slight increase in precipitation distinguishes the climate throughout August in New Zealand. However, depending on the locality, this increase in rainfall intensity may or may not be determinant for the quality of New Zealand's weather in August. Thus, on the northern island, the days in Auckland are rather rainy when compared to those of the localities located on the island of the south.

Climate of the North Island throughout August

The locations exposed to the west are disadvantaged by the abundance of rain because the rainy episodes occur at any time of the day. Despite the leniency of the mild temperatures, the beautiful sunny days are rare.

The cities to the east and south will allow for the enjoyment of a few sunny moments. Even if the humidity is relatively low in these regions, the rains still make their appearances.

Climate of the South Island throughout August

On the South Island, the weather conditions are characterized by cold and dry days - unlike those in the north where the rains are abundant and the days warmer. This favors more sunny days. Whatever the destination, wearing comfortable clothes will ensure a pleasant feeling because with morning temperatures oscillating between 5° C and ° C, the hours after sunrise are still cold.




Climate in New Zealand in august

Climate in Auckland in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 54°F (for an average temperature of 56°F). The climate is relatively fresh in this location in the month of august, but it is bearable by dressing hot. With 5.9in over 9 days, rain may occur for your vacations. But this is moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, august is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in this locality in New Zealand.

August
Average temperature 56°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 54°F
Sea temperature 59°F
Rainfall 5.9in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(29%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 10:42
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Auckland in august

Climate in Christchurch in august

In august, maximum temperature is 54°F and minimum temperature is 43°F (for an average temperature of 49°F). The climate is fairly cold in that locality in this month, but it is livable when dressing cosy. With 2.7in over 4 days, you will experience some showers for your holidays. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a bad weather, the month of august is not recommended month to go in this city in New Zealand.

August
Average temperature 49°F
Highest temperature 54°F
Lowest temperature 43°F
Sea temperature 50°F
Rainfall 2.7in
Number of days with rainfall 4 day(s)
(12%)
Humidity 87%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 41%
Length of day 10:20
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Christchurch in august

Climate in Dunedin in august

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Dunedin is 49°F (maximum temperature is 50°F and minimum temperature is 45°F). The climate is fairly cool in this location in august, but it is liveable by dressing cosy. With 2.1in over 3 days, you will experience some showers for your journey. But this is rather reasonably and it will not be continuous.
With a bad climate, the month of august is not the best time to go in Dunedin.

August
Average temperature 49°F
Highest temperature 50°F
Lowest temperature 45°F
Sea temperature 49°F
Rainfall 2.1in
Number of days with rainfall 3 day(s)
(11%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 44%
Length of day 10:11
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Dunedin in august

Climate in Queenstown in august

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Queenstown is 40°F (maximum temperature is 47°F and minimum temperature is 32°F). The climate is rather more than very fresh in that locality in august. Do not forget to take with you warm clothes! With 3.7in over 5 days, you will experience some showers throughout your trip. But this is moderate and it is only of temporary showers.

August
Average temperature 40°F
Highest temperature 47°F
Lowest temperature 32°F
Rainfall 3.7in
Number of days with rainfall 5 day(s)
(17%)
Humidity 94%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 48%
Length of day 10:14
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Queenstown in august

Climate in Rotorua in august

In the month of august, the mean temperature in Rotorua is 50°F (maximum temperature is 56°F and minimum temperature is 43°F). The climate is fairly fresh around this city in the month of august, but it is endurable by dressing warm. With 6.7in over 8 days, rainfall can happen during your stay. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With an unfavorable weather, august is not recommended month to go in this city in New Zealand.

August
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 56°F
Lowest temperature 43°F
Rainfall 6.7in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Humidity 95%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 56%
Length of day 10:38
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Rotorua in august


All cities in New Zealand in august

Auckland in augusttolerable weather
Christchurch in augustbad weather
Dunedin in augustbad weather
Queenstown in augustvery bad weather
Rotorua in augusttolerable weather
Wellington in augusttolerable weather
Abel Tasman National Park in augusttolerable weather
Akaroa in augustbad weather
Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in augustvery bad weather
Cape Reinga in augustgood weather
Castlepoint in augusttolerable weather
Cathedral Cove in augusttolerable weather
The Catlins in augustbad weather
Coromandel in augusttolerable weather
Franz Josef / Waiau in augustvery bad weather
Haast in augustbad weather
Hamilton in augusttolerable weather
Hobbiton in augusttolerable weather
Hokitika in augustbad weather
Invercargill in augustbad weather
Lake Tekapo in augustvery bad weather
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Weather data for New Zealand in august:

Weather data for New Zealand in august is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in New Zealand. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in New Zealand can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to New Zealand.


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