Kahurangi National Park, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Kahurangi National Park Weather

The weather in Kahurangi National Park is quite changeable and the West Coast of the South Island can be wet at any time of year, so it is advisable to prepare for wet, windy and cold conditions, particularly in the sub-alpine areas of the track. Despite the changeability, trampers and MTBers often experience warm sunny weather as the region is also one of the sunniest in New Zealand.

Weather information at Bainham (closest weather station to the Heaphy Track)
  Average daily high temp Average daily low temp Average number of rainy days
January 22°C 11°C 11
February 23°C 11°C 9
March 20°C 9°C 10
April 18°C 7°C 12
May 16°C 4°C 13
June 14°C 2°C 13
July 13°C 1°C 13
August 14°C 3°C 14
September 15°C 5°C 14
October 17°C 6°C 15
November 19°C 8°C 13
December 21°C 10°C 12

Weather Forecast for Kahurangi National Park

Forecast for Kahurangi National Park  Precip. Temp. Wind Speed
10.08.2020 00–06 Rain 1 mm 4 °C Moderate breeze from West-southwest 6 m/s
06–12 Light rain showers <1 mm 4 °C Moderate breeze from West-southwest 6 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy <1 mm 7 °C Moderate breeze from West-southwest 7 m/s
18–24 Fog 0 mm 4 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
11.08.2020 00–06 Fog 0 mm 3 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 3 m/s
06–12 Partly cloudy 0 mm 1 °C Light breeze from Northwest 2 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy 0 mm 11 °C Light air from Southwest 1 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm 5 °C Light air from East 1 m/s
12.08.2020 00–06 Partly cloudy 0 mm 7 °C Light air from West-southwest 1 m/s
06–12 Clear sky 0 mm 1 °C Light breeze from Northeast 2 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy <1 mm 7 °C Light air from South-southeast 2 m/s
18–24 Cloudy <1 mm 4 °C Light breeze from Southwest 2 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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