June Sunshine Averages for New Zealand





The tables here list the average amount of sun that cities and towns around New Zealand get during June. Each place has a daily average and a monthly total of the hours of sunshine it typically receives.

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

All the statistics are long-term historical averages of weather data collected during 1981 to 2010.

North Island

Average hours of sunshine in June
Place Day Month
Auckland 3.7 110
Gisborne 4.3 129
Hamilton 3.8 113
Kaitaia 4.2 127
Masterton 3.3 100
Napier 4.4 131
New Plymouth 3.9 118
Palmerston North 2.6 79
Rotorua 4.0 119
Taupo 3.2 96
Tauranga 4.5 135
Wanganui 3.3 99
Wellington 3.3 99

South Island

Average total hours of sun in June
Place Day Month
Alexandra 2.9 87
Blenheim 5.1 152
Christchurch 3.9 117
Dunedin 3.2 95
Hokitika 3.3 99
Invercargill 2.6 79
Kaikoura 4.0 119
Lake Tekapo 4.7 140
Manapouri - Te Anau 2.2 65
Mt Cook, Hermitage 2.2 66
Nelson 4.8 143
Queenstown 2.4 72
Timaru 4.0 121
Westport 3.1 93
Reference

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

New Zealand Sunshine
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