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The climate of Nelson (New Zealand)
Nelson is the geographical centre of New Zealand. It makes for a pleasant stay after a long and adventurous holiday. Several of the most beautiful beaches of New Zealand can be found here. Among them are Tahuna Beach and Rabbit Beach. Because Nelson has the most hours of sunshine per year the beaches are pleasant to stay on. Many activities for the more active people can be enjoyed here such as paragliding, mountain biking, hiking and rafting. Several of the most beautiful national parks in New Zealand are within a stoneís throw. Nelson has a sea climate. From November to March you can expect pleasant weather with temperatures around 25 degrees Celsius on average. From April to October the weather is much colder with temperatures below 10 degrees Celsius on average. Because Nelson is located on the coast lots of precipitation can be expected during the winter.

 

Climate information
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records. They are an average for Nelson:

average
 maximum
temperature (įC)

average
minimum

temperature (įC)
average
hours of sunshine

per
day
average days with precipitation
per month
average
mm
precipitation
per month
average
sea
temperature (įC)
January 22 12 8 9 18
February 22 12 8 8 19
March 21 11 6 10 19
April 18 8 6 10 18
May 15 5 5 11 16
June 12 2 5 10 15
July 12 1 5 12 14
August 13 3 5 13 14
September 14 5 6 13 14
October 17 7 7 13 14
November 18 9 7 12 15
December 20 11 8 12 17
= 0-5 mm ● = 6-30 mm ● = 31-60 mm ● = 61-100 mm ● = 101-200 mm ● = over 200 mm
= 0-0.2 inches ● = 0.2-1.2 inches ● = 1.2-2.4 inches ● = 2.5-4 inches ● = 4.1-8 inches ● = over 8 inches

More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather, extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate information for each month of the year:
 

chance of
(very) hot

weather

chance of
(very) cool
weather
chance of
long-term

precipitation
chance of
hurricanes
(cyclones)
chance of
sunny days

UV-index

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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Disclaimer
The information at this site was carefully composed from climate data collected by meteorological services, meteorological offices, climate experts and other sources. ďMore climate infoĒ is based on statistics, climate data and personal experience. No rights can be derived from this site. Weather has no memory and gives no guaranties. Nothing is as changeable and unpredictable as the weather. The authors of this site feel in no way responsible for any damages caused by misinterpretation or other circumstances that may influence your holiday or trip to a certain destination. We provide information, itís up to the reader to use it to itís benefit.

 

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