Weather in Christchurch in August 2017

Expect 12°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 5 hours of sunshine per day in Christchurch in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Christchurch in August before you book your next holiday to New Zealand in 2017.

Key weather averages for Christchurch in August

  • 12°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Christchurch12
    12°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day (44% of daylight hours) in August in Christchurch5
    5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 12 days with some rainfall in August in Christchurch12
    12 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Christchurch3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in August in Christchurch10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in August in Christchurch0
    No heat & humidity
  • 62 mm monthly rainfall in August in Christchurch62
    62 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in August in Christchurch2
    2 (Low) UV index
  • 9°C sea temperature in August in Christchurch9
    9°C sea temperature

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Guide to Christchurch weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Christchurch in August is a cool 12°C (54°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 3°C (37°F). There are usually 5 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 44% of the 10 hours of daylight.

Expect 62mm (2.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 12 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 Christchurch in August is 9°C (48°F).

The weather in Christchurch in August is represented by Christchurch.

Christchurch sunrise & sunset times for August 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Christchurch in August 2017. Select a month to view Christchurch sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st August 2017 07:43 17:29
Wednesday, 2nd August 2017 07:42 17:30
Thursday, 3rd August 2017 07:41 17:31
Friday, 4th August 2017 07:39 17:32
Saturday, 5th August 2017 07:38 17:33
Sunday, 6th August 2017 07:37 17:34
Monday, 7th August 2017 07:36 17:35
Tuesday, 8th August 2017 07:34 17:37
Wednesday, 9th August 2017 07:33 17:38
Thursday, 10th August 2017 07:32 17:39
Friday, 11th August 2017 07:30 17:40
Saturday, 12th August 2017 07:29 17:41
Sunday, 13th August 2017 07:27 17:42
Monday, 14th August 2017 07:26 17:43
Tuesday, 15th August 2017 07:24 17:44
Wednesday, 16th August 2017 07:23 17:45
Thursday, 17th August 2017 07:21 17:46
Friday, 18th August 2017 07:20 17:47
Saturday, 19th August 2017 07:18 17:48
Sunday, 20th August 2017 07:17 17:50
Monday, 21st August 2017 07:15 17:51
Tuesday, 22nd August 2017 07:14 17:52
Wednesday, 23rd August 2017 07:12 17:53
Thursday, 24th August 2017 07:10 17:54
Friday, 25th August 2017 07:09 17:55
Saturday, 26th August 2017 07:07 17:56
Sunday, 27th August 2017 07:05 17:57
Monday, 28th August 2017 07:04 17:58
Tuesday, 29th August 2017 07:02 17:59
Wednesday, 30th August 2017 07:00 18:00
Thursday, 31st August 2017 06:59 18:02
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