When is the best time to go to Dunedin?

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

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

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

January 56°F/65°F
February 58°F/65°F
March 58°F/63°F
April 54°F/59°F
May 52°F/56°F
June 50°F/52°F
July 49°F/52°F
August 47°F/52°F
September 49°F/54°F
October 50°F/56°F
November 52°F/59°F
December 54°F/61°F

Weather and climate in Dunedin

  • From january to february the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 79°F.
  • From march to may the climate is okay. the thermometer goes up to 56°F°C and it rains about 34% of the time in may.
  • From june to september the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average and you can expect to have 1.6in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From october to december the climate is not good, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 54°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Dunedin

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Dunedin: 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.

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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


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