Best Time To Visit Wellington, New Zealand

Best Time To Go To Wellington

Wellington enjoys around 2,000 hours of sunshine a year.

  • Summer: Summer season is between December to February. The average temperature ranges between 19°C to 24°C.
  • Winter: Winter season lasts between June to August. Average temperature ranges between 6°C to 9°C.
  • Autumn: Wellington faces autumn season in the months of March to May and spring between September to November.

It’s true that at certain times of the year, Wellington gets very windy! It has an average wind speed of 22kmh. Best time to visit Wellington is between the months of September to May.

Climate in Wellington

Know weather for your travel dates:

27-May-2018
Today 27 May

54

41

Windy starting in the afternoon and mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

Wind:7.77 m/s

Humidity:77%

Precipitation:0.13%

  • Mon 28 May
    53 | 43

    Windy until evening and overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    53 | 44

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 30 May
    56 | 43

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 31 May
    56 | 43

    Mostly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Fri 01 Jun
    61 | 45

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Sat 02 Jun
    62 | 46

    Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Wellington

Average Temperature in Wellington by month

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

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Feb

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Mar

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Apr

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

May

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Jun

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Jul

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 57℉

Aug

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Sep

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Oct

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Nov

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Dec

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Highest temperature in Wellington is recorded as 73.4℉ in February, November and December.

Lowest temperature in Wellington is recorded as 35.6℉ in July.

Average Humidity in Wellington by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Feb

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Mar

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 100%

Apr

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

May

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jun

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jul

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Aug

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Sep

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Oct

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Nov

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Dec

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Most humid month in Wellington is April.

Least humid month in Wellington is November.

Best time to visit Wellington Attractions in May