Cookies help us deliver you the best experience. By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more Got it
Mike Watt

Christchurch Weather

By our Christchurch Local Expert

  • Facebook Share
  • Pin It

See weather in other regions:

Current Weather

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly Cloudy

10 °C | 50 °F

(feels like
5 °C | 41 °F)

Cloud Cover 75%

Humidity 71%

Visibility 16 km | 10 mls

Wind From S

Wind Conditions 37 km/h | 23 mph

5 Day Forecast

Day

Conditions

High (°C | °F)

Low (°C |°F)

Winds

Friday

Sunrise 6:49 AM

Sunset 6:06 PM

Some sun, then turning cloudy with occasional rain and drizzle in the afternoon
Some sun, then turning cloudy with occasional rain and drizzle in the afternoon

12 | 54

-1 | 30

11 km/h
7 mph

Saturday

Sunrise 6:47 AM

Sunset 6:08 PM

Occasional rain and drizzle in the morning; otherwise, clouds giving way to some sun and cool
Occasional rain and drizzle in the morning; otherwise, clouds giving way to some sun and cool

12 | 54

2 | 36

19 km/h
12 mph

Sunday

Sunrise 6:46 AM

Sunset 6:09 PM

Partly sunny and chilly
Partly sunny and chilly

7 | 45

3 | 37

19 km/h
12 mph

Monday

Sunrise 6:44 AM

Sunset 6:10 PM

Plenty of sun
Plenty of sun

8 | 46

0 | 32

12 km/h
8 mph

Tuesday

Sunrise 6:42 AM

Sunset 6:11 PM

Plenty of sunshine
Plenty of sunshine

12 | 54

-1 | 30

9 km/h
6 mph

Christchurch and the Canterbury region have a dry, temperate climate with less rainfall than many other major cities of New Zealand.

The summer months experience daily average temperatures of 22.5C (72.5F).  

In the winter months from June to August, the temperatures average just over 11C (53 F), with frosts more frequent than either Auckland or Wellington.

  • Facebook Share
  • Pin It

Christchurch Photos

  • Peacock Fountain, Botanical Gardens

    Peacock Fountain, Botanical Ga...

  • New Brighton Beach

    New Brighton Beach

  • Christchurch Art Gallery

    Christchurch Art Gallery

  • St Michael's Church, Christchurch

    St Michael's Church, Christchu...

  • Hagley Park

    Hagley Park

  • Mt Cook National Park

    Mt Cook National Park

See all Christchurch photos »

Follow Our Local Experts

"Make voyages! Attempt them...there's nothing else" - Tennessee Williams