Tauranga
New Zealand
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Tauranga, New Zealand

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable spring month in Tauranga, New Zealand, with temperature in the range of an average low of 9.7°C (49.5°F) and an average high of 18.1°C (64.6°F).

Temperature

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average high-temperature in October is practically the same as in September - a still enjoyable 18.1°C (64.6°F). In Tauranga, in October, the average low-temperature is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 75.2%.

Rainfall

In Tauranga, during 10.3 rainfall days, 90.4mm (3.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Tauranga, during the entire year, the rain falls for 110.6 days and collects up to 1180.9mm (46.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average seawater temperature is 15.8°C (60.4°F). Swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Tauranga is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Tauranga is 6.9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Tauranga, New Zealand, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, in October, the average high-temperature is 18.1°C (64.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.7°C (49.5°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, the average relative humidity in October is 75.2%.

How many days does it rain in October in Tauranga?

In October, in Tauranga, the rain falls for 10.3 days. Throughout October, 90.4mm (3.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in October in Tauranga?

In October, the average sea temperature in Tauranga, New Zealand, is 15.8°C (60.4°F). For most, swimming in 15.8°C (60.4°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

What is the average length of the day in October in Tauranga?

In Tauranga, New Zealand, the average length of the day in October is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tauranga have in October?

In Tauranga, the average sunshine in October is 6.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Tauranga?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Tauranga is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in October: 18.1°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (24°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (5.9°C).

Average humidity in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in October: 75.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (85.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73.4%).

Average rainfall in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in October: 90.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (127.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (75.3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6.4 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average sea temperature in October: 15.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (15.2°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average daylight in October: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.9h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 8.4h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in October - Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).