Papatotara weather in February (New Zealand)

How is the weather in Papatotara 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, Papatotara generally has moderate temperatures and high rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 18°C, while night temperatures can drop to 11°C. On average, it is the month with the highest temperature of the year.

Papatotara in February usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 144 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 13 days of the month will see rainfall.

The city usually sees around 166 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

If you favor pleasant temperatures and minimal rainfall, February is one of the better months to visit Papatotara. January and February typically offer the most agreeable circumstances. On the other hand, May, June, July, August, September and October tend to be characterized by conditions that may not be as optimal.

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

 

Papatotara, monthly averages in February

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 11°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 18°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 43%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 144 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 13 days  
HumidityHumidity 82% *  
SunshineSunshine 166 hours *  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine 43% *  
* Data from: Invercargill, New Zealand (61 KM, 38 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 Papatotara in February?

For visitors traveling to Papatotara, 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.

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Interested in more climate information?

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