Best Time To Visit Christchurch, New Zealand

Best Time To Go To Christchurch

The city of Christchurch has temperate climate.

Summer lasts from December through February and winter lasts from June through August. Summers are mild and pleasant while winters tend to be dry and harsh.

The best time to visit Christchurch is between the months of October to April. 

Climate in Christchurch

Know weather for your travel dates:

27-May-2018
Today 27 May

52

40

Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:6.21 m/s

Humidity:78%

Precipitation:0.2%

  • Mon 28 May
    48 | 41

    Breezy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    51 | 39

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 30 May
    51 | 37

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Thu 31 May
    51 | 40

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Fri 01 Jun
    53 | 43

    Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Sat 02 Jun
    54 | 43

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Christchurch

Average Temperature in Christchurch by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Feb

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Mar

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Apr

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

May

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Jun

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Jul

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Aug

Average temperature: 46℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Sep

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Oct

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Nov

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Dec

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Highest temperature in Christchurch is recorded as 86℉ in January, February, March and December.

Lowest temperature in Christchurch is recorded as 23℉ in July.

Average Humidity in Christchurch by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Feb

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Mar

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Apr

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Jun

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Jul

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Aug

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Sep

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Oct

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Nov

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Most humid month in Christchurch is July.

Least humid month in Christchurch is January.

Best time to visit Christchurch Attractions in May