Winter 2020 Weather History in Christchurch New Zealand

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This report shows the past weather for Christchurch, providing a weather history for the winter of 2020. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the Christchurch temperature history for the winter of 2020. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

Christchurch Temperature History in the Winter of 2020

Temperature history in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°FFallSpring
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Hourly Temperature in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpringcoldcool
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Cloud Cover in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Observed Weather in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Observed Weather in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Mon, Jun 1 Light Rain, Light Rain and Drizzle, Heavy Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Mist-RA, -RADZ, +DZ, REDZ, BR
Tue, Jun 2 Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Haze, Fog, Mist-RA, -DZ, HZ, FG, BR
Wed, Jun 3 Light Rain, Drizzle, Fog, Mist-RA, DZ, FG, BR
Thu, Jun 4 Rain, Light Rain, Heavy Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Haze, MistRA, -RA, +DZ, -DZ, HZ, BR
Fri, Jun 5 Rain and Drizzle, Light Rain, Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, MistRADZ, -RA, DZ, REDZ, BR
Sat, Jun 6 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, Mist, Partial Fog, Shallow FogRA, RERA, -RA, BR, PRFG, MIFG
Sun, Jun 7 Light Snow, Fog, Freezing Fog, Patches of Fog-SN, FG, FZFG, BCFG
Tue, Jun 9 Light Rain, Fog, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BCFG
Wed, Jun 10 Light Rain, Fog, Mist-RA, FG, BR
Sat, Jun 13 Light Rain-RA
Sun, Jun 14 Patches of FogBCFG
Thu, Jun 18 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, Heavy Drizzle, MistRA, RERA, -RA, +DZ, BR
Fri, Jun 19 Light Rain, Drizzle, Heavy Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, Mist-RA, DZ, +DZ, -DZ, REDZ, FG, BR
Sat, Jun 20 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Tue, Jun 23 Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, DZ, -DZ, REDZ, FG, BR, BCFG
Wed, Jun 24 Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Mist-RA, -DZ, BR
Thu, Jun 25 Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Mist, Showers in the Vicinity-RA, DZ, -DZ, REDZ, BR, VCSH
Fri, Jun 26 Rain and Drizzle, Light Rain, Light Rain and Drizzle, Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Haze, MistRADZ, -RA, -RADZ, DZ, REDZ, HZ, BR
Sat, Jun 27 Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Haze, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, DZ, -DZ, REDZ, HZ, FG, BR, BCFG
Sun, Jun 28 Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, -DZ, FG, BR, BCFG
Mon, Jun 29 Rain, Recent Rain, Light RainRA, RERA, -RA
Tue, Jun 30 Recent Rain, Light Rain, Showers in the VicinityRERA, -RA, VCSH
Wed, Jul 1 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, Light DrizzleRA, RERA, -RA, -DZ
Thu, Jul 2 Rain, Recent Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Showers in the VicinityRA, RERA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, VCSH
Fri, Jul 3 Freezing Fog, Patches of Fog, Shallow FogFZFG, BCFG, MIFG
Sat, Jul 4 Light Rain-RA
Mon, Jul 6 Fog, Mist, Patches of FogFG, BR, BCFG
Tue, Jul 7 Light Rain, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, BR, BCFG
Wed, Jul 8 Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Showers in the VicinityRA, -RA, -SHRA, VCSH
Thu, Jul 9 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, HazeRA, RERA, -RA, HZ
Fri, Jul 10 MistBR
Sat, Jul 11 Haze, Fog, Freezing FogHZ, FG, FZFG
Sun, Jul 12 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, MistRA, RERA, -RA, BR
Mon, Jul 13 Light Rain-RA
Tue, Jul 14 Mist, Patches of FogBR, BCFG
Wed, Jul 15 Light Rain, Fog, Freezing Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, FZFG, BR, BCFG
Thu, Jul 16 Fog, Freezing Fog, Mist, Patches of FogFG, FZFG, BR, BCFG
Fri, Jul 17 Light Rain, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, BR, BCFG
Sat, Jul 18 Rain, Rain and Drizzle, Light Rain, Light Rain and Drizzle, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, Mist, Patches of FogRA, RADZ, -RA, -RADZ, DZ, -DZ, REDZ, FG, BR, BCFG
Sun, Jul 19 Rain and Drizzle, Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, Mist, Patches of FogRADZ, -RA, DZ, -DZ, REDZ, FG, BR, BCFG
Tue, Jul 21 Light Rain-RA
Wed, Jul 22 Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Showers in the Vicinity-RA, -DZ, VCSH
Thu, Jul 23 Rain, Light RainRA, -RA
Mon, Jul 27 FogFG
Tue, Jul 28 Haze, Fog, Freezing Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog, Shallow FogHZ, FG, FZFG, BR, BCFG, MIFG
Wed, Jul 29 Light Rain, Mist-RA, BR
Mon, Aug 3 Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog, Shallow Fog, Shallow MistFG, BR, BCFG, MIFG, MIBR
Tue, Aug 4 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog, Shallow Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG, MIFG
Wed, Aug 5 Mist, Patches of FogBR, BCFG
Sat, Aug 8 Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Showers in the Vicinity-RA, DZ, -DZ, VCSH
Tue, Aug 11 Light Rain, Fog-RA, FG
Wed, Aug 12 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Thu, Aug 13 Mist, Shallow FogBR, MIFG
Fri, Aug 14 MistBR
Sat, Aug 15 Freezing Fog, Mist, Patches of FogFZFG, BR, BCFG
Mon, Aug 17 Patches of FogBCFG
Thu, Aug 20 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Fri, Aug 21 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Sat, Aug 22 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Sun, Aug 23 Light Rain, Drizzle, Heavy Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, Mist-RA, DZ, +DZ, -DZ, REDZ, FG, BR
Mon, Aug 24 Light Rain, Recent Drizzle, Mist-RA, REDZ, BR
Tue, Aug 25 Light Rain, Mist, Showers in the Vicinity-RA, BR, VCSH
Thu, Aug 27 Light Rain, Patches of Fog-RA, BCFG
Fri, Aug 28 MistBR

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hrFallSpringJun 218 hr, 56 minJun 218 hr, 56 mindaydaydaydaynightAug 3111 hr, 4 minAug 3111 hr, 4 min
The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring6:58 AM6:58 AMAug 316:01 PMAug 316:01 PM8:00 AM8:00 AMJun 144:58 PMJun 144:58 PM
The solar day over the course of the Winter of 2020. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring001020300101020
northeastsouthwest
Solar elevation and azimuth in the the winter of 2020. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpringMay 710:46 PMMay 710:46 PMMay 235:39 AMMay 235:39 AMJun 67:13 AMJun 67:13 AMJun 216:42 PMJun 216:42 PMJul 54:45 PMJul 54:45 PMJul 215:33 AMJul 215:33 AMAug 43:59 AMAug 43:59 AMAug 192:42 PMAug 192:42 PMSep 25:23 PMSep 25:23 PMSep 1711:01 PMSep 1711:01 PM5:29 PM5:29 PM7:51 AM7:51 AM5:31 PM5:31 PM4:36 PM4:36 PM7:58 AM7:58 AM7:42 AM7:42 AM4:49 PM4:49 PM4:54 PM4:54 PM8:49 AM8:49 AM8:18 AM8:18 AM5:35 PM5:35 PM8:09 AM8:09 AM7:35 AM7:35 AM5:41 PM5:41 PM5:50 PM5:50 PM7:38 AM7:38 AM6:37 AM6:37 AM5:50 PM5:50 PM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Humidity Comfort Levels in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Humidity Comfort Levels in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Wind Speed in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug0 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mph50 mph50 mph60 mph60 mphFallSpring
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Hourly Wind Speed in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 2020 in Christchurch

Hourly Wind Direction in 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug12 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMFallSpring
calmnortheastsouthwest
The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in the Winter of 2020 in Christchurch

Atmospheric Pressure in the Winter of 2020 in ChristchurchJunJulAug29.0 inHg29.0 inHg29.5 inHg29.5 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.5 inHg30.5 inHgFallSpring
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Christchurch International Airport page.

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