Kaikoura weather in December 2019

  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Kaikoura18
    18°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (42% of daylight hours) in December in Kaikoura6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 10 days with some rainfall in December in Kaikoura10
    10 days with some rainfall
  • 7°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Kaikoura7
    7°C min night temperature
  • 15 hours of daylight per day in December in Kaikoura15
    15 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in December in Kaikoura0
    No heat & humidity
  • 76 mm monthly rainfall in December in Kaikoura76
    76 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in December in Kaikoura10
    10 (Very High) UV index
  • 14°C sea temperature in December in Kaikoura14
    14°C sea temperature

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Expect 18°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Kaikoura in December. Check more long-term weather averages for Kaikoura in December before you book your next holiday to New Zealand in 2019/2020.

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The December weather guide for Kaikoura, New Zealand shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Kaikoura weather in December

The average maximum daytime temperature in Kaikoura in December is a comfortable 18°C (64°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 7°C (45°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 42% of the 15 hours of daylight.

Expect 76mm (3.0 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 10 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (10 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Kaikoura in December is 14°C (57°F).

Kaikoura sunrise & sunset times for December 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Kaikoura in December 2019. Select a month to view Kaikoura sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st December 2019 05:44 20:45
Monday, 2nd December 2019 05:43 20:46
Tuesday, 3rd December 2019 05:43 20:47
Wednesday, 4th December 2019 05:43 20:48
Thursday, 5th December 2019 05:42 20:49
Friday, 6th December 2019 05:42 20:50
Saturday, 7th December 2019 05:42 20:51
Sunday, 8th December 2019 05:42 20:52
Monday, 9th December 2019 05:42 20:53
Tuesday, 10th December 2019 05:42 20:54
Wednesday, 11th December 2019 05:42 20:55
Thursday, 12th December 2019 05:42 20:56
Friday, 13th December 2019 05:42 20:56
Saturday, 14th December 2019 05:42 20:57
Sunday, 15th December 2019 05:42 20:58
Monday, 16th December 2019 05:43 20:59
Tuesday, 17th December 2019 05:43 20:59
Wednesday, 18th December 2019 05:43 21:00
Thursday, 19th December 2019 05:43 21:01
Friday, 20th December 2019 05:44 21:01
Saturday, 21st December 2019 05:44 21:02
Sunday, 22nd December 2019 05:45 21:02
Monday, 23rd December 2019 05:45 21:03
Tuesday, 24th December 2019 05:46 21:03
Wednesday, 25th December 2019 05:46 21:04
Thursday, 26th December 2019 05:47 21:04
Friday, 27th December 2019 05:48 21:04
Saturday, 28th December 2019 05:48 21:04
Sunday, 29th December 2019 05:49 21:05
Monday, 30th December 2019 05:50 21:05
Tuesday, 31st December 2019 05:51 21:05
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