Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit New Zealand
The best time to visit New Zealand is from January until April and November and December, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in New Zealand is 19°C in January and the lowest is 11°C in July.
New Zealand has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in New Zealand or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Climate data from city: Wellington
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New Zealand weather
The New Zealand weather for will be 10° till 16° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature is 16°C.
The New Zealand weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Wellington.
New Zealand 14 day weather forecast
Climate New Zealand
New Zealand has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for New Zealand is 15° degrees and there is about 299 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 188 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 4.
New Zealand weather by month
What is the average New Zealand weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is New Zealand?
New Zealand lies in a straight line about 45 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Wellington).
How long is the flight to New Zealand?
The flight time from Auckland Airport to New Zealand is approximately 1 h. 30 min.
What are the largest airports in New Zealand?
These are the largest airports in New Zealand:
How many inhabitants are there in New Zealand?
New Zealand has approximately 4,887,270 inhabitants.
How big is New Zealand?
The area of New Zealand is around 269,190 km². It is 1,5x bigger than New Zealand.
What is the capital of New Zealand?
The capital of New Zealand is Wellington.
What is the currency of New Zealand?
In New Zealand the New Zealand dollar (NZD) is used to pay.
What is the area code of New Zealand?
The area code to call New Zealand is +64.