When is the best time to go to Kaikoura?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Kaikoura are January, February, March, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March and December
  • July is the coldest month of the year

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

January 58°F/67°F
15%
1in
February 58°F/67°F
18%
1.5in
March 54°F/65°F
19%
1.3in
April 52°F/59°F
24%
1.8in
May 49°F/56°F
12%
1in
June 45°F/50°F
16%
1.7in
July 43°F/50°F
15%
1.3in
August 45°F/50°F
14%
0.8in
September 45°F/54°F
13%
0.9in
October 49°F/58°F
18%
1.2in
November 52°F/61°F
18%
1.4in
December 56°F/65°F
21%
1.1in

Weather and climate in Kaikoura

  • Between january and april the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 52°F and it rains about 24% of the time in april.
  • In the month of may the climate is passable, but still OK. The temperature rises to 56°F and it rains in may about 1in.
  • From june to august the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 50°F in average.
  • From september to october the climate is correct. The record temperature this month is 76°F and it rains in october about 1.2in.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 56°F.


Charts: temperature and rainfall in Kaikoura

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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