Queenstown weather in February (Tasmania)

Looking to travel to Queenstown 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, Queenstown generally has pleasant temperatures and high rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 20°C (show in °F), while nights can cool down to about 10°C. On average, it sees the highest temps of the year.

Queenstown in February usually receives high rainfall, averaging around 112 mm (show in inches) for the month. It's the month receiving the least amount of rain. As the days go by, you can expect fewer clouds and less precipitation. This makes it an ideal time for outdoor activities and events that might be disrupted by wetter conditions in other months. Based on our climate data of the past 30 years, about 12 days of rain are anticipated.

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

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


Queenstown, monthly averages in February

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 10.4°C  
Max Temperature 19.9°C  
Chance of Rain 38%  
Precipitation 112 mm  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 60%  

Where to go in Tasmania in February

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

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Queenstown in February?

​ For visitors traveling to Queenstown, 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.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

Weather and Climate provides you with all the information you need about the climate in Queenstown.

Our site offers climate and forecast data for every country in the world. Are you going to Tasmania? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in Tasmania. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which recommends destinations that suit your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.