Climate in Wellington (Wellington), New Zealand

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Wellington, New Zealand.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Wellington (Wellington)

TUE Apr 13
18°C | 15°C

Patchy rain possible

WED Apr 14
16°C | 13°C

Patchy rain possible

THU Apr 15
17°C | 13°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit Wellington in New Zealand

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of January and February you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The warmest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 20°C (68°F).

  • The coldest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 11°C (52°F).
  • July is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • February is the driest month.
  • January is the most sunny month.
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