Weather in New Zealand in November

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Visiting New Zealand in November

November has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in New Zealand. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (58°F). November is too cold for swimming in New Zealand for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting New Zealand in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in New Zealand in November?

No, November is not a good time for sunbathing in New Zealand.

November has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

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Can you swim in New Zealand in November?

No, November is too cold for swimming in New Zealand for any length of time, with the sea water at 15°C (58°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

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Is November a good time to holiday in New Zealand?

Yes, November is a slightly cool time for a holiday in New Zealand.

November has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in New Zealand. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (58°F). November is too cold for swimming in New Zealand for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the November temperatures and sunshine.

Is New Zealand warm in November?

No, New Zealand is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in November.

The average maximum temperature in New Zealand in November is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (61°) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in New Zealand in November is 14°C (57°F). The average temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

More info about the November temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is New Zealand in November?

The average day light hours per day in New Zealand in November are 14.2. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in New Zealand in November

The average maximum temperature in New Zealand in November is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 16°C (61°F) in the previous month and 20°C (68°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in New Zealand in November is 14°C (57°F). The average temperature is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New Zealand in November is 11°C (52°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 14°C (56°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in New Zealand in November

During November the average day light hours are 14.2 per day in New Zealand. The sunshine percentage is 48% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in New Zealand in November is typically 10.4 during November. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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.

Sea Temperature in New Zealand in November

The average sea water temperature in New Zealand in November is 14.5°C (58.1°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in New Zealand in November

The average total rainfall in New Zealand in November is 3.8cm (1.5inches) and on average there are 13.2 rainy days in November making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New Zealand in November

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New Zealand in November is 9°C (48°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 8°C (47°F) in the previous month and 10°C (10°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New Zealand in November is typically 58.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 59% in the previous month and 59.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New Zealand in November is typically 48.4%. The average relative humidity is 49.6% in the previous month and 49.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New Zealand in November

The average maximum wind speed in New Zealand in November is typically 19KM/H (12MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 21KM/H (13MPH) in the previous month and 18KM/H (11MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in New Zealand in November is typically 11KM/H (7MPH). The average wind speed is 12KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 11KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in New Zealand in November is from the South.

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