Average Weather during December in Tauranga (Bay of Plenty), New Zealand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Tauranga in December is 13.0°C (55.4°F). The amount of rain in December is high with an average of 114mm (4.5in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 21.0°C (69.8°F). With a water temperature of around 17.0°C (62.6°F), this is not the best month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Tauranga. It has 238 hours of sun.

So what to wear in December? Visitors traveling to Tauranga should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in December look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 55 °F
Max Temperature 69 °F
Water Temperature 62 °F
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 238

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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