Weather in Kaikoura in may 2021

The weather in Kaikoura in may comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Kaikoura in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Kaikoura in may.


Climate of Kaikoura in may

The climate of Kaikoura in may is tolerable

The climate in may in Kaikoura is rather dry (with 1in of rainfall over 4 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in april it receives an average of 1.8in of precipitation over 7 days.

The climate is rather cool in this location this month, but it is bearable when dressing cosy. The thermometer averaged maximum of 56°F. In the morning the temperature drops to 49°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in Kaikoura is 52°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Kaikoura in the month of may with a maximum record of 70°F in 2019 and a minimum record of 34°F in 2009. You can plan to have about 1 days with temperatures above 65°F, or 3% of time.

On average, in Kaikoura, the days of may last 09:44. The sun rises at 07:30 and sunset is at 17:14.

With a correct weather, this month is okay (but not good) to go there.

May: another location in New Zealand?

If you want to go to New Zealand in may, there are destinations with better weather than Kaikoura:

In may, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Coromandel, Dargaville and Gisborne have good weather.

more information about New Zealand's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Kaikoura in may

Check below seasonal norms These datas are generated from the weather statements of the last years of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 52°F
Highest temperature 56°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Highest record temperature 70°F
(2019)
Lowest record temperature 34°F
(2009)
Number of days at +65°F 1 day(s)
(3%)
Wind
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 45°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 1in
Number of days with rainfall 4 day(s)
(12%)
Record daily rainfall 2.2in
(2020)
Snowfall 0cm
Other climate data
Humidity 80%
Visibility 9.76km
Cloud cover 31%
UV index 4
Daily sunshine hours 10
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:30
Time of sunset 17:14
Length of day 09:44
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Kaikoura in may 2020:

01-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
63°F to 67°F
02-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
59°F to 65°F
03-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
63°F to 68°F
04-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 63°F
05-05-2020
Light rain
45°F to 50°F
06-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 58°F
07-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 59°F
08-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 61°F
09-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
56°F to 59°F
10-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 61°F
11-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
56°F to 61°F
12-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
58°F to 61°F
13-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 58°F
14-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 59°F
15-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 56°F
16-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 54°F
17-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 58°F
18-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 58°F
19-05-2020
Cloudy
49°F to 50°F
20-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
50°F to 56°F
21-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
56°F to 63°F
22-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
54°F to 61°F
23-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 56°F
24-05-2020
Cloudy
56°F to 58°F
25-05-2020
Heavy rain
36°F to 50°F
26-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
50°F to 52°F
27-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 54°F
28-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 54°F
29-05-2020
Overcast
49°F to 52°F
30-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 54°F
31-05-2020
Clear/Sunny
49°F to 56°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in may

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

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Cities near Kaikoura:

Auckland in maygood weather
Wellington in maytolerable weather
Christchurch in maytolerable weather
Hokitika in maytolerable weather
Invercargill in maybad weather
Queenstown in mayvery bad weather
Rotorua in maytolerable weather
Dunedin in maybad weather
Nelson in maytolerable weather
Hamilton in maygood weather
New Zealand in may: See full list of cities

Weather data for Kaikoura in may:

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


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