Best Time To Visit Kaikoura, New Zealand

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:

22-Jun-2018
Today 22 Jun

51

42

Clear throughout the day.

Wind:0.73 m/s

Humidity:60%

Precipitation:0%

  • Sat 23 Jun
    53 | 47

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 24 Jun
    61 | 49

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Mon 25 Jun
    54 | 43

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Tue 26 Jun
    51 | 45

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 27 Jun
    53 | 45

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Thu 28 Jun
    55 | 47

    Partly cloudy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Kaikoura

Average Temperature in Kaikoura by month

  • 80℉
  • 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 %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 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.

Best time to visit Kaikoura Attractions in June