Motueka Water Temperature

Motueka is a town close to Tasman Sea. February is the month with the highest water temperature at 65.8°F / 18.8°C.
The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 55.2°F / 12.9°C.
July is the driest at 2.1in / 53.1mm and April the wettest month with 5.1in / 129.9mm.
With an average air temperature of 61.2°F / 16.2°C, January is the warmest month in a year. July is the coldest with 43.7°F / 6.5°C average air temperature.
The Climate is described as temperate oceanic climate with warm summer. Best time to Visit would be in January, February, March, December.

Motueka Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature /
Warmest Month Water Temperature: February with 18.8°C / 65.8°F
Coldest Month Water Temperature: August with 12.9°C / 55.2°F
Warmest Month Air Temperature: January with 16.2°C / 61.2°F
Coldest Month Air Temperature: July with 6.5°C / 43.7°F
Wettest Month: April with 129.9mm / 5.1in
Driest Month: July with 53.1mm / 2.1in
Highest Humidity June with 83.8%
Lowest Humidity November with 73.7%
Best Time to Visit: January, February, March, December
Climate Classification temperate oceanic climate with warm summer

Motueka water temperature by month

Tasman Sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

18.8 17.9 17.2

February

18.9 18.7 18.4

March

18.4 18.1 17.8

April

17.8 17.1 16.4

May

16.4 15.7 15

June

15 14.3 13.7

July

13.8 13.4 12.9

August

13.1 12.9 12.8

September

13.4 13.1 12.7

October

14.3 13.8 13.4

November

15.6 14.9 14.3

December

17.2 16.3 15.5

Tasman Sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

65.8 64.2 63

February

66 65.7 65.1

March

65.1 64.6 64

April

64 62.8 61.5

May

61.5 60.3 59

June

59 57.7 56.7

July

56.8 56.1 55.2

August

55.6 55.2 55

September

56.1 55.6 54.9

October

57.7 56.8 56.1

November

60.1 58.8 57.7

December

63 61.3 59.9
The hottest water temperature typically reached in February with around 65.8°F / 18.8°C. The coldest in August with an average water temperature of 55.2°F / 12.9°C.

Motueka weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Feb. 04
Scattered clouds
75 °F
61°F
24 °C
16°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
0in (1mm)
25 %
85%
Feb. 05
Thunderstorm with heavy rain
68 °F
63°F
20 °C
17°C
2mph (4km/h)
west-northwest
2in (43mm)
95 %
95%
Feb. 06
Few clouds
75 °F
56°F
24 °C
14°C
1mph (2km/h)
west-southwest
0in (0mm)
20 %
69%
Feb. 07
Few clouds
72 °F
55°F
22 °C
13°C
1mph (2km/h)
south
0in (0mm)
0 %
70%
Feb. 08
Few clouds
73 °F
55°F
23 °C
13°C
2mph (3km/h)
south
0in (0mm)
0 %
65%
Feb. 09
Scattered clouds
66 °F
50°F
19 °C
10°C
2mph (3km/h)
southeast
0in (1mm)
35 %
65%
Feb. 10
Broken clouds
67 °F
53°F
19 °C
12°C
1mph (2km/h)
southeast
0in (1mm)
30 %
75%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Feb. 11
Clear Sky
69 °F
52°F
20 °C
11°C
1mph (2km/h)
southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
74%
Feb. 12
Few clouds
72 °F
53°F
22 °C
11°C
1mph (2km/h)
south
0in (0mm)
0 %
71%
Feb. 13
Few clouds
75 °F
54°F
24 °C
12°C
1mph (1km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
62%
Feb. 14
Broken clouds
73 °F
54°F
23 °C
12°C
1mph (1km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
0 %
75%
Feb. 15
Scattered clouds
70 °F
55°F
21 °C
13°C
1mph (2km/h)
northwest
0in (0mm)
20 %
73%
Feb. 16
Few clouds
70 °F
56°F
21 °C
13°C
1mph (2km/h)
west-northwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
65%
Feb. 17
Light shower rain
63 °F
57°F
17 °C
14°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southwest
0in (4mm)
70 %
89%
Feb. 18
Heavy rain
63 °F
57°F
17 °C
14°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
1in (28mm)
95 %
95%
Feb. 19
Light shower rain
65 °F
54°F
18 °C
12°C
0mph (1km/h)
west-northwest
0in (4mm)
65 %
90%

Motueka weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

21.6 16.2 12 62.6 2 74.9%

February

21.3 16.1 11.6 53.1 0 75.1%

March

19.5 14.6 10.7 68.7 0 77.7%

April

17 12 8.2 126.3 3 80.8%

May

14.4 9.9 5.5 81.5 1 82.6%

June

11.5 7.6 3.9 101.2 0 83.8%

July

10.4 6.5 2.6 57.8 1 83%

August

11.7 7.3 3.3 113.7 7 82.8%

September

13.3 8.9 5.2 85.2 5 79.5%

October

15.5 10.6 6.5 129.9 0 76.7%

November

17.6 12.4 8 103.6 3 73.7%

December

19.2 14.5 10.4 106.8 7 75.9%

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

70.9 61.2 53.6 2.5 2 74.9%

February

70.3 61 52.9 2.1 0 75.1%

March

67.1 58.3 51.3 2.7 0 77.7%

April

62.6 53.6 46.8 5 3 80.8%

May

57.9 49.8 41.9 3.2 1 82.6%

June

52.7 45.7 39 4 0 83.8%

July

50.7 43.7 36.7 2.3 1 83%

August

53.1 45.1 37.9 4.5 7 82.8%

September

55.9 48 41.4 3.4 5 79.5%

October

59.9 51.1 43.7 5.1 0 76.7%

November

63.7 54.3 46.4 4.1 3 73.7%

December

66.6 58.1 50.7 4.2 7 75.9%
The warmest avg. temperature is around 61.2°F / 16.2°C, January is the month with the highest temperature. July is the coolest with 43.7°F / 6.5°C average air temperature. July is the month with the min. precipitation of 2.1in / 53.1mm and April with the max. precipitation in a year with 5.1in / 129.9mm.

Activities & POI in Motueka

Type of Activity List
Marina for Sailing, Boat adventures, fishing Marina
Attraction Motueka Saltwater Baths, Janie Seddon Shipwreck
Golf Course Motueka Golf Course
Caravan Site Public dump station (Relocated at Marchwood Park Road), Dump Station
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