New Zealand’s Climate

Auckland | Blenheim | Christchurch | Napier | New Plymouth | Wellington

Climate Details For New Zealand’s Cities

Click on any of the cities below for a climate description and details of average temperatures, sunshine hours, rainy days and humidity each month.

NZ Cities vs UK Cities
A side by side comparion of temperatures, rainy days, and annual sunshine hours for London, Birmingham and Edinburgh compared with Auckland, Christchurch, Dundedin, Napier and Wellington.

Annual Sunshine Hours New Zealand
Annual hours of sunshine in some of New Zealand’s main centres compared with cities internationally.

New Zealand in the Northern Hemisphere

Climate data were sourced from:
The New Zealand MetService
The World Weather Guide, E.A. Pearce and G. Smith.
Smith’s Guide to Western Maritime Climates, Bartholemew Smith.