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Average weather October in Rotorua (Bay of Plenty), New Zealand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Rotorua in October is 9.0°C (48.2°F). The amount of rain in October is high with an average of 88mm (3.5in). The average maximum temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). With a water temperature of around 15.0°C (59°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 Rotorua. It has 199 hours of sun.

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Rotorua should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Rotorua? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 9.0°C
Max Temperature 18.0°C
Water Temperature 15.0°C
Chance of Rain 46.7%
Precipitation 88mm
Rainy Days 14
Windspeed 18.0kmph
Sunshine Hours 199
Percentage Sunshine 51%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.
Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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