September weather forecast
Queenstown, New Zealand

Weather in September

The first month of the spring, September, is a chilly month in Queenstown, New Zealand, with an average temperature ranging between max 7.4°C (45.3°F) and min -0.7°C (30.7°F).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in August - a chilly 7.4°C (45.3°F). In September, the average low-temperature is -0.7°C (30.7°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in September is 84%.

Rainfall

In Queenstown, New Zealand, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 36mm (1.42") of accumulated precipitation. In Queenstown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 181.7 days and collects up to 617mm (24.29") of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through November are months with snowfall. In Queenstown, in September, during 2.5 snowfall days, 23mm (0.91") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Queenstown, there are 16.1 snowfall days, and 223mm (8.78") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Queenstown, the average length of the day in September is 11h and 47min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 6:16 pm NZST. On the last day of September, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 7:50 pm NZDT.
Note: On Sunday, 24. September 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from NZST to NZDT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, 07. April 2024, at 3:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from NZDT to NZST.

Sunshine

In Queenstown, the average sunshine in September is 7.7h.

UV index

In September, the average daily maximum UV index in Queenstown is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in September in Queenstown?

In September, the average high-temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F), and the average low-temperature is -0.7°C (30.7°F).

What is the average humidity in September in Queenstown?

The average relative humidity in September in Queenstown, New Zealand, is 84%.

How many days does it rain in September in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, New Zealand, during September, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 36mm (1.42") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Queenstown in September?

In Queenstown, New Zealand, in September, during 2.5 snowfall days, 23mm (0.91") of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Queenstown have in September?

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

When is the sunrise / sunset in September in Queenstown?

In September, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 6:16 pm NZST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:20 am and sunset at 7:50 pm NZDT.

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

On Sunday, 24. September 2023, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Queenstown, New Zealand, and the time zone changes from NZST to NZDT. DST ends on Sunday, 07. April 2024, at 3:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in September in Queenstown?

In Queenstown, the average sunshine duration in September is 7.7h.

How high is the UV index in September in Queenstown?

In September, the average daily maximum UV index in Queenstown, New Zealand, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average temperature in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in September: 7.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (17°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (3.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: -0.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (6.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-2.4°C).

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Average pressure in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average pressure in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average pressure in September: 1010.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (1016.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1010.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average wind speed in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average wind speed in September: 9.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and August (8.4km/h).

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Average humidity in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average humidity in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in September: 84%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (76%).

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Average rainfall in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average rainfall in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in September: 36mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (71mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (29mm).

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Average rainfall days in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average rainfall days in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in September: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (10.9 days).

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Average snowfall in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average snowfall in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall in September: 23mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (51mm).
The months with the least snowfall are January, February and December (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average snowfall days in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall days in September: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is July (3.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January and February (0 days).

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Average daylight in September /
Average sunshine in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 15h and 33min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8h and 50min).

  • Average sunshine in September: 7h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 11h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average sunshine days in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average sunshine days in September: 13.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (16.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (8.5 days).

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Average UV index in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

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

The months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).
The months with the lowest UV index are May and July (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

Average cloud cover in September - Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Average cloud cover in September: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in September
Queenstown, New Zealand

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

The months with the highest visibility are January and December (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are June, July and August (7km).

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