September weather forecast
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Weather in September

September, the first month of the spring in Lake Tekapo, is also a wintry month, with an average temperature varying between 4.5°C (40.1°F) and -1.8°C (28.8°F).

Temperature

In Lake Tekapo, the average high-temperature in September is almost the same as in August - a still wintry 4.5°C (40.1°F). In September, in Lake Tekapo, the average low-temperature is -1.8°C (28.8°F).

Humidity

In September, the average relative humidity in Lake Tekapo is 87%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, is September, when the rain falls for 8.7 days and typically collects 106mm (4.17") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Lake Tekapo. In September, it is snowing for 13.9 days. Throughout September, 554mm (21.81") of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lake Tekapo, there are 107.9 snowfall days, and 6417mm (252.64") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Lake Tekapo, the average length of the day in September is 11h and 47min.
On the first day of September, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:10 pm NZST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:43 pm NZDT.
Note: On Sunday, 25. September 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from NZST to NZDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, 02. April 2023, at 3:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from NZDT to NZST.

Sunshine

In September, the average sunshine in Lake Tekapo is 7.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in September is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In September, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in September in Lake Tekapo?

The average relative humidity in September is 87%.

What is the driest month in Lake Tekapo?

September is the month with the least rainfall in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand. Rain falls for 8.7 days and accumulates 106mm (4.17") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Lake Tekapo in September?

In Lake Tekapo, during September, the rain falls for 8.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 106mm (4.17") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Lake Tekapo in September?

In September, in Lake Tekapo, it is snowing for 13.9 days. Throughout September, 554mm (21.81") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Tekapo have in September?

In September, the average day length in Lake Tekapo is 11h and 47min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in September in Lake Tekapo?

On the first day of September in Lake Tekapo, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:10 pm NZST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:43 pm NZDT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in September in Lake Tekapo?

On Sunday, 25. September 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, and the time zone changes from NZST to NZDT. DST ends on Sunday, 02. April 2023, at 3:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in September in Lake Tekapo?

The average sunshine duration in September in Lake Tekapo is 7.1h.

How high is the UV index in September in Lake Tekapo?

In Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average temperature in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in September: 4.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (13.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (2.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: -1.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-3.3°C).

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Average pressure in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average pressure in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average pressure in September: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (1017.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1011.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average wind speed in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average wind speed in September: 10.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average humidity in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in September: 87%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and October (89%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (83%).

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Average rainfall in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average rainfall in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in September: 106mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (233mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (106mm).

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Average rainfall days in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average rainfall days in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in September: 8.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average snowfall in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall in September: 554mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (1245mm).
The month with the least snowfall is March (31mm).

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Average snowfall days in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average snowfall days in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall days in September: 13.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (16.3 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is February (0.9 days).

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Average daylight in September /
Average sunshine in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average daylight in September: 11h and 47min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 15h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8h and 57min).

  • Average sunshine in September: 7h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average sunshine days in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average sunshine days in September: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (15.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (10.5 days).

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Average UV index in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average UV index in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average UV index in September: 2

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is July (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average cloud cover in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average cloud cover in September: 46

The months with the most cloud cover are October and November (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in September
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average visibility in September - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average visibility in September: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).

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