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, April and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March and December
  • July is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are April and June

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

January 63°F/72°F
27%
2in
February 61°F/72°F
27%
2.3in
March 58°F/68°F
25%
1.9in
April 54°F/65°F
34%
3.1in
May 50°F/59°F
25%
2.5in
June 45°F/56°F
29%
3.4in
July 43°F/54°F
28%
2.7in
August 47°F/54°F
26%
2.6in
September 49°F/56°F
25%
1.8in
October 52°F/59°F
30%
2.7in
November 56°F/63°F
25%
1.9in
December 59°F/68°F
35%
2in

Weather and climate in Kaikoura

  • Between january and april the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 50°F and it rains about 34% of the time in april.
  • In the month of may the climate is passable, but still OK. The temperature rises to 59°F and it rains in may about 2.5in.
  • From june to august the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average.
  • From september to october the climate is correct. The record temperature this month is 77°F and it rains in october about 2.7in.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 54°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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