Weather in New Zealand in August 2018

Expect 12°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 4 hours of sunshine per day in New Zealand in August. Check more long-term weather averages for New Zealand in August before you book your next holiday to New Zealand in 2018. The August weather averages shown below are for Wellington.

Key weather averages for New Zealand in August

  • 12°C maximum daytime temperature in August in New Zealand (Wellington)12
    12°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day (38% of daylight hours) in August in New Zealand4
    4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in August in New Zealand (Wellington)18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 6°C minimum night-time temperature in August in New Zealand (Wellington)6
    6°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in August in New Zealand (Wellington)11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in New Zealand (Wellington)0
    No heat & humidity
  • 136 mm monthly rainfall in August in New Zealand (Wellington)136
    136 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in August in New Zealand (Wellington)2
    2 (Low) UV index
  • 12°C sea temperature in August in New Zealand (Wellington)12
    12°C sea temperature

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Guide to New Zealand weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in New Zealand in August is a cool 12°C (54°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 6°C (43°F). There are usually 4 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 38% of the 11 hours of daylight.

Expect 136mm (5.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 18 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be low (2 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around New Zealand in August is 12°C (54°F).

The weather in New Zealand in August is represented by Wellington.

New Zealand sunrise & sunset times for August 2018

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for New Zealand in August 2018. Select a month to view New Zealand sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The New Zealand sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Wellington.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st August 2018 07:29 17:26
Thursday, 2nd August 2018 07:28 17:27
Friday, 3rd August 2018 07:27 17:28
Saturday, 4th August 2018 07:26 17:29
Sunday, 5th August 2018 07:25 17:30
Monday, 6th August 2018 07:24 17:31
Tuesday, 7th August 2018 07:22 17:31
Wednesday, 8th August 2018 07:21 17:32
Thursday, 9th August 2018 07:20 17:33
Friday, 10th August 2018 07:19 17:34
Saturday, 11th August 2018 07:17 17:35
Sunday, 12th August 2018 07:16 17:36
Monday, 13th August 2018 07:15 17:37
Tuesday, 14th August 2018 07:13 17:38
Wednesday, 15th August 2018 07:12 17:39
Thursday, 16th August 2018 07:11 17:40
Friday, 17th August 2018 07:09 17:41
Saturday, 18th August 2018 07:08 17:42
Sunday, 19th August 2018 07:07 17:43
Monday, 20th August 2018 07:05 17:44
Tuesday, 21st August 2018 07:04 17:45
Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 07:02 17:46
Thursday, 23rd August 2018 07:01 17:47
Friday, 24th August 2018 06:59 17:48
Saturday, 25th August 2018 06:58 17:49
Sunday, 26th August 2018 06:56 17:50
Monday, 27th August 2018 06:55 17:51
Tuesday, 28th August 2018 06:53 17:52
Wednesday, 29th August 2018 06:51 17:53
Thursday, 30th August 2018 06:50 17:54
Friday, 31st August 2018 06:48 17:55
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