Weather in Queenstown in december 2020

The weather in Queenstown in december comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Queenstown in december 2020

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Queenstown in december 2020.

Climate of Queenstown in december

The climate of Queenstown in december is good

The weather in december in Queenstown is wet (with 3.9in of precipitation over 14 days). The weather's not getting better compared to the previous month since in november there is an average of 3.3in of rainfall over 14 days.

The climate is quite cold here this month, but it is bearable by dressing warm. The thermometer averaged maximum of 65°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 49°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of december in Queenstown is 56°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Queenstown in the month of december with a maximum record of 81°F in 2014 and a minimum record of 27°F in 2010. You can plan to have about 14 days with temperatures above 65°F, or 45% of time.

On average, in Queenstown, the days of december last 15:36. The sun rises at 04:52 and sunset is at 20:28.

With a correct weather, the month of december is okay (but not good) to go in that area in New Zealand.

Seasonal average climate and temperature of Queenstown in december

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are generated from the weather statements of the past years of december.

Outside temperature
Average temperature 56°F
Highest temperature 65°F
Lowest temperature 49°F
Highest record temperature 81°F
Lowest record temperature 27°F
Number of days at +65°F 14 day(s)
Number of days at -32°F 1 day(s)
Wind speed 15km/h
Wind temperature 45°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.9in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 2.6in
Snowfall 0cm
Other climate data
Humidity 82%
Visibility 8.58km
Cloud cover 41%
UV index 4
Daily sunshine hours 14
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 04:52
Time of sunset 20:28
Length of day 15:36
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at good

How was the weather last december?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Queenstown in december 2019:

Moderate rain
40°F to 56°F
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 59°F
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
43°F to 58°F
Heavy rain
38°F to 50°F
Moderate rain at times
38°F to 54°F
Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder
36°F to 59°F
Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder
41°F to 54°F
34°F to 43°F
Partly Cloudy
29°F to 58°F
Patchy rain nearby
40°F to 65°F
Patchy rain nearby
41°F to 65°F
Patchy rain nearby
40°F to 68°F
Light rain
45°F to 59°F
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 56°F
Moderate rain
36°F to 50°F
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 58°F
40°F to 49°F
Partly Cloudy
34°F to 54°F
Patchy rain nearby
34°F to 50°F
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
40°F to 50°F
Partly Cloudy
31°F to 65°F
Patchy light drizzle
40°F to 56°F
32°F to 63°F
Patchy rain nearby
41°F to 59°F
Patchy rain nearby
43°F to 59°F
Patchy rain nearby
41°F to 63°F
Light drizzle
38°F to 50°F
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 58°F
Partly Cloudy
36°F to 61°F
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 67°F
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 81°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in december

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

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Cities near Queenstown:

Wanaka in decembergood weather
Te Anau in decembertolerable weather
Gore in decembergood weather
Invercargill in decembergood weather
Balclutha in decembergood weather
Dunedin in decembertolerable weather
Oamaru in decembertolerable weather
Timaru in decemberbad weather
Ashburton in decembergood weather
Hokitika in decembertolerable weather
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Weather data for Queenstown in december:

Weather data for Queenstown for december are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Queenstown. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Queenstown 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 Queenstown.

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