Lake Hayes weather in February (Otago, New Zealand)

Planning a trip to Lake Hayes in February? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

In February, Lake Hayes generally has moderate temperatures and high rainfall. February falls within the summer season. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 17°C. But by evening, they drop to around 7°C. On average, it has the peak temperatures of the year.

Lake Hayes in February usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 109 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 9 days of the month will see rainfall.

With around 207 hours of sunshine, the days are mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If you're a fan of comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, February is a great time to visit. January, February, March and December generally stand out with the best circumstances. While April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Lake Hayes climate page with graphs.

 

Lake Hayes, monthly averages in February

Min Temperature 7°C  
Max Temperature 17°C  
Chance of Rain 28%  
Precipitation 109 mm  
Rainy days 9 days  
Humidity 74% *  
Sunshine 207 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Queenstown, New Zealand (14 KM, 9 Miles).

Where to go in New Zealand in February

Find out more about the weather in New Zealand in February and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Lake Hayes in February?

For visitors traveling to Lake Hayes, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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