Best Time To Visit Kaikoura

Best Time To Go To Kaikoura

The moderate climate of Kaikoura has sunny, warm summers and comfortable winters, with snow on the mountains. January and February are warmest and driest, with most rain falling between June and August (winter).

For sea activities December to April are the best months to visit. To take full advantage of mountain activities autumn, winter and spring (March to November), boast stunning views or skiing activities respectively.

Climate in Kaikoura

Know weather for your travel dates:

25-Feb-2018
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Today 25 Feb

60

49

Rain in the morning.

Wind:4.21 m/s

Humidity:69%

Precipitation:0.4%

  • Mon 26 Feb
    60 | 56

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 27 Feb
    71 | 61

    Light rain in the morning.

  • Wed 28 Feb
    75 | 61

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 01 Mar
    69 | 62

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Fri 02 Mar
    71 | 60

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 03 Mar
    71 | 58

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Kaikoura

Average Temperature in Kaikoura by month

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  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Feb

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Mar

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Apr

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

May

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Jun

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 64℉

Jul

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 55℉

Aug

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

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: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

Highest temperature in Kaikoura is recorded as 78.8℉ in January and March.

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

Average Humidity in Kaikoura by Month (in %)

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  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Feb

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Mar

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Apr

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Jun

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jul

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Aug

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Sep

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Oct

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Nov

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Dec

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Most humid month in Kaikoura is July.

Least humid month in Kaikoura is January.