Average Temperatures in August for New Zealand





Average temperatures for August at cities and towns around New Zealand are listed below.

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

The tables give the month's long-term historical averages for maximum and minimum temperatures, in degrees Celsius and Fahrenheit, based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

North Island

Average August temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
59 46 Auckland 15 8
59 42 Gisborne 15 6
58 41 Hamilton 15 5
60 47 Kaitaia 16 9
56 39 Masterton 13 4
59 42 Napier 15 5
57 44 New Plymouth 14 7
56 41 Palmerston North 14 5
55 39 Rotorua 13 4
53 37 Taupo 12 3
59 44 Tauranga 15 6
57 44 Wanganui 14 6
54 44 Wellington 12 7
60 47 Whangarei 16 8

South Island

Average daily temperatures in August
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
55 31 Alexandra 13 -1
57 37 Blenheim 14 3
55 38 Christchurch 13 3
52 40 Dunedin 11 4
55 39 Hokitika 13 4
52 36 Invercargill 11 2
53 42 Kaikoura 12 6
47 30 Lake Tekapo 8 -1
50 32 Manapouri - Te Anau 10 0
53 36 Milford Sound 11 2
47 31 Mt Cook, Hermitage 9 -1
56 38 Nelson 13 3
50 32 Queenstown 10 0
54 33 Timaru 12 1
55 42 Westport 13 6
Reference

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

New Zealand Temperatures
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