Annual average weather for Auckland Region, New Zealand

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Annual Average Weather for Auckland Region, New Zealand

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 16.3°C (61.4°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. Annually there are on average 16.4 days of rain per month and 5.5 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Auckland Region?

The best months to visit Auckland Region are for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The weather is warm enough for sunbathing in the months from December to March when the maximum temperature reaches above 22°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above the average 16°C (61°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Can you sunbathe in Auckland Region year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Auckland Region all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

The weather is warm enough for sunbathing in the months from December to March when the maximum temperature reaches above 22°C (72°F)

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Can you swim in Auckland Region year round?

No, you can't swim in Auckland Region all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Auckland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (68°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above 16°C (61°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

The sea is good for swimming in the months from December to February when the sea temperature is above 19°C (66°F)

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When is the hottest month in Auckland Region?

The hottest month in Auckland Region is February when the average maximum temperature is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days 24°C (75°F), average temperature is 20°C (68°F) and average minimum temperature is 17°C (62°F).

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When is the coldest month in Auckland Region?

The coolest month in Auckland Region is July when the average maximum temperature is 14°C (58°F), average temperature is 11°C (52°F) and average minimum temperature is 8°C (46°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Auckland Region?

The sunniest days in Auckland Region are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In December the sunshine percentage is 48.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the least sunny month in Auckland Region?

May has the least sunshine. In May the sunshine percentage is 38.1% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the sea the coldest in Auckland Region?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Auckland Region are found in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

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When is the sea the warmest in Auckland Region?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Auckland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (68°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

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When is the most humid month in Auckland Region?

The most humid month in Auckland Region is February with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 18°C (64°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

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When is the least humid month in Auckland Region?

The least humid month in Auckland Region is July with a dew point of 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the windiest month in Auckland Region?

The most windy month in Auckland Region is October when the average maximum windspeed is 34KM/H (21MPH) and the average wind speed is 19KM/H (12MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Auckland Region

The hottest month in Auckland Region is February when the average maximum temperature is 24°C (75°F), average temperature is 20°C (68°F) and average minimum temperature is 17°C (62°F).

The coolest month in Auckland Region is July when the average maximum temperature is 14°C (14°F), average temperature is 11°C (52°F) and average minimum temperature is 8°C (46°F).

Annual Sunshine for Auckland Region

The longest days in Auckland Region are in December, with an average of 14.7 hours of daylight per day. June has the shortest days with an average of 9.7 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Auckland Region are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 48.9% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

May has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 38.1% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in January when it reaches 13.1 and lowest in June when it reaches 2.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Auckland Region

The warmest sea water temperatures in Auckland Region are found in February when they peak at 20°C (68°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 14°C (57°F).

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the temperature is above 16°C (61°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Annual Humidity for Auckland Region

The most humid month in Auckland Region is February with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 18°C (64°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

The least humid month in Auckland Region is July with a dew point of 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable.

Annual Wind Speed for Auckland Region

The most windy month in Auckland Region is October when the average maximum windspeed is 34KM/H (21MPH) and the average wind speed is 19KM/H (12MPH).

The least windy month in Auckland Region is April when the average maximum windspeed is 26KM/H (16MPH) and the average wind speed is 14KM/H (8MPH).

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