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Mike Watt

Christchurch Weather

By our Christchurch Local Expert

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Current Weather

Light Rain Shower

Light Rain Shower

7 °C | 45 °F

(feels like
7 °C | 45 °F)

Cloud Cover 100%

Humidity 81%

Visibility 16 km | 10 mls

Wind From SW

Wind Conditions 7 km/h | 4 mph

5 Day Forecast

Day

Conditions

High (°C | °F)

Low (°C |°F)

Winds

Friday

Sunrise 6:21 AM

Sunset 8:05 PM

Windy and colder with partial sunshine
Windy and colder with partial sunshine

9 | 48

3 | 37

28 km/h
18 mph

Saturday

Sunrise 6:20 AM

Sunset 8:07 PM

Warmer with sunshine
Warmer with sunshine

16 | 61

6 | 43

12 km/h
8 mph

Sunday

Sunrise 6:18 AM

Sunset 8:08 PM

Dull and dreary with occasional rain and drizzle in the afternoon
Dull and dreary with occasional rain and drizzle in the afternoon

17 | 63

5 | 41

12 km/h
8 mph

Monday

Sunrise 6:17 AM

Sunset 8:09 PM

Cooler; occasional rain and drizzle in the morning followed by a shower in spots in the afternoon
Cooler; occasional rain and drizzle in the morning followed by a shower in spots in the afternoon

12 | 54

5 | 41

11 km/h
7 mph

Tuesday

Sunrise 6:15 AM

Sunset 8:11 PM

A couple of morning showers; otherwise, clouds giving way to sun
A couple of morning showers; otherwise, clouds giving way to sun

17 | 63

7 | 45

12 km/h
8 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.

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