Climate in Waikato
(New Zealand)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from three measuring weather stations in Waikato.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Waikato is one of the warmest region in New Zealand with an average daily high temperature of 19 degrees centigrade.
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Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Waikato
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 15 rainy days, July offers the most number of rainy days, and in January the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Waikato
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at two mm/day, two liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 1.9 mm, the least rain falls in November. June, on the other hand, has the most rain.
Map of Waikato

Most important cities in the region »Waikato«

The region has a west-east extension of about 110 km and over 250 km from north to south.

CityPopulationGeo position
Hamilton165,90037° 46' 60"S175° 16' 60"E
Taupo22,46938° 40' 60"S176° 4' 60"E
Cambridge15,19237° 52' 42"S175° 26' 25"E
Tokoroa14,27738° 13' 60"S175° 52' 0"E
Thames7,13637° 8' 18"S175° 32' 24"E
Matamata6,30637° 48' 38"S175° 45' 45"E
Ngaruawahia5,10637° 40' 3"S175° 9' 20"E
Waihi4,61937° 22' 60"S175° 49' 60"E
Whangamata4,25337° 12' 0"S175° 52' 0"E
Paeroa3,99437° 22' 0"S175° 40' 0"E
Turangi3,40138° 59' 25"S175° 48' 30"E
Whitianga3,36736° 49' 60"S175° 41' 60"E
Raglan2,86337° 47' 60"S174° 52' 60"E
Otorohanga2,67338° 10' 60"S175° 11' 60"E
Tairua1,58837° 1' 0"S175° 50' 60"E
Coromandel1,50236° 45' 40"S175° 29' 47"E
Te Kauwhata1,17437° 23' 60"S175° 9' 0"E
Ngatea1,15137° 16' 60"S175° 30' 0"E

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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