Weather in New Zealand in may 2021

In this section, check out the weather forecast for the month of may for most popular cities in New Zealand. These datas are statistics for the month of may from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather indicated.


Where to go in New Zealand in may?

Where to go in New Zealand in may: destination map

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

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The climate in New Zealand in may ranges from good to bad depending on the region and city.

warning in may the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.

Although it is not perfect the weather in New Zealand in may is, on average, quite good in Tauranga and Auckland. I allows to appreciate tour in these cities. And even why not take a little time to sunbathe!

If you do not go to spend your time in a lounger by the pool, but, for example to go sightseeing around, the cities of Nelson, Hokitika, Christchurch, Hamilton, Dunedin, Rotorua and Wellington have a just ok weather for that in may. Finally, it is not advisable to travel to Queenstown and Invercargill that month because the climate is rather unfavorable.



Climate in New Zealand in may

Climate in Auckland in may

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 63°F and minimum temperature is 59°F (for an average temperature of 61°F). The climate is relatively cool here in the month of may, but it is liveable when dressing warm. With 2.6in over 11 days, you risk getting wet slightly throughout your trip. But this is pretty reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a good climate, may is a recommended month to go in Auckland.

May
Average temperature 61°F
Highest temperature 63°F
Lowest temperature 59°F
Sea temperature 65°F
Rainfall 2.6in
Number of days with rainfall 11 day(s)
(35%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 43%
Length of day 10:10
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Auckland in may

Climate in Christchurch in may

In the month of may, maximum temperature is 58°F and minimum temperature is 49°F (for an average temperature of 52°F). The climate is relatively cool around this city in the month of may, but it is tolerable when dressing hot. With 0.8in over 3 days, you will experience some showers for your journey. But this is pretty moderate and it will not be continuous.
With a correct weather, may is okay (but not the best time) for traveling there in New Zealand.

May
Average temperature 52°F
Highest temperature 58°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Sea temperature 55°F
Rainfall 0.8in
Number of days with rainfall 3 day(s)
(11%)
Humidity 83%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 37%
Length of day 09:38
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Christchurch in may

Climate in Queenstown in may

In the month of may, the mean temperature in Queenstown is 43°F (maximum temperature is 47°F and minimum temperature is 38°F). The climate is quite cold in that locality in the month of may. Plan a sweater! With 1.9in over 9 days, rain may occur during your vacations. But this is rather moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.

May
Average temperature 43°F
Highest temperature 47°F
Lowest temperature 38°F
Rainfall 1.9in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(28%)
Humidity 93%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 09:30
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Queenstown in may

Climate in Wellington in may

In may, maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 56°F (for an average temperature of 58°F). The climate is rather cool in that locality in this month, but it is liveable by dressing warm. With 1.3in over 7 days, rainfall can happen for your holidays. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, may is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this city.

May
Average temperature 58°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 56°F
Sea temperature 59°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
(22%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 38%
Length of day 09:49
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Wellington in may

Climate in Dunedin in may

In may, the mean temperature in Dunedin is 52°F (maximum temperature is 54°F and minimum temperature is 49°F). The climate is quite fresh there in the month of may, but it is liveable when dressing cosy. With 1.1in over 6 days, you risk getting wet slightly for your holidays. But this is rather moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, may is okay (but not good time) for traveling in Dunedin.

May
Average temperature 52°F
Highest temperature 54°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Sea temperature 52°F
Rainfall 1.1in
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(18%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 9
Cloud cover 43%
Length of day 09:25
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Dunedin in may

All cities in New Zealand in may

Auckland in maygood weather
Christchurch in maytolerable weather
Queenstown in mayvery bad weather
Wellington in maytolerable weather
Dunedin in maybad weather
Hamilton in maygood weather
Hokitika in maytolerable weather
Invercargill in maybad weather
Nelson in maytolerable weather
Rotorua in maytolerable weather
Tauranga in maygood weather
Ashburton in maytolerable weather
Balclutha in maybad weather
Blenheim in maytolerable weather
Coromandel in maygood weather
Dargaville in maygood weather
Gisborne in maygood weather
Gore in maybad weather
Greymouth in maytolerable weather
Hastings in maygood weather
Hawera in maygood weather
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Weather data for New Zealand in may:

Weather data for New Zealand in may 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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