Average July Rainfall for New Zealand





The tables below list monthly averages for rainfall during July at cities and towns around New Zealand.

You can jump to a separate table for places on the North Island and South Island.

Each place has a total for how many days of wet weather it usually gets a year and for the normal amount of precipitation. The calculation of days only includes the days when rain totalled at least one millimetre (0.04 inches).

The month's precipitation statistics are long-term historical averages of weather data collected during 1981 to 2010.

North Island

Average monthly precipitation in July
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
16 Auckland 5.7 145
12 Gisborne 5.0 128
13 Hamilton 4.7 118
16 Kaitaia 6.5 165
14 Masterton 3.6 91
9 Napier 4.3 108
13 New Plymouth 5.2 131
12 Palmerston North 3.2 83
11 Rotorua 5.3 135
11 Taupo 3.8 96
12 Tauranga 5.0 127
11 Wanganui 3.4 85
13 Wellington 5.4 138
15 Whangarei 6.6 169

South Island

July averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
4 Alexandra 1.0 24
8 Blenheim 2.9 74
8 Christchurch 2.7 68
9 Dunedin 2.2 57
13 Hokitika 8.6 218
14 Invercargill 3.4 85
9 Kaikoura 4.0 101
7 Lake Tekapo 2.0 50
10 Manapouri - Te Anau 3.2 82
14 Milford Sound 16.7 424
14 Mt Cook, Hermitage 12.0 305
8 Nelson 3.1 78
7 Queenstown 2.0 50
6 Timaru 1.8 46
14 Westport 6.6 168
Reference

NIWA (National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research). Climate Data and Activities.

New Zealand Rainfall
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