Arrowtown, New Zealand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Arrowtown, New Zealand? If you're planning to go to Arrowtown, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Arrowtown, New Zealand

Based on the climate and weather in Arrowtown, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Arrowtown, New Zealand

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Arrowtown, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Arrowtown, New Zealand by month

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January

If you vacation in Arrowtown during January, you might find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you go to Arrowtown in February, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you visit Arrowtown during March, you may see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Arrowtown during April, you are likely to see that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Arrowtown is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Arrowtown in June, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Arrowtown is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Arrowtown is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

In September, Arrowtown can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Arrowtown, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Arrowtown is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you go to Arrowtown in November, you will notice that it is chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you are traveling to Arrowtown in December, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lakes District Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Arrowtown, New Zealand

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Arrowtown.

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