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

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Traveling to Masterton, New Zealand? If you're planning to go to Masterton, we 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 Masterton, New Zealand

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

Important essentials for Masterton, New Zealand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Masterton is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Masterton is warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

Traveling to Masterton in March, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about 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 Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Masterton is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Masterton is relatively cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost once in a while. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Masterton can be brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Masterton is chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Masterton during September, you may see that it can be chilly 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 half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Masterton is cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

In November, Masterton is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Masterton, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Masterton is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Wool Shed, National Museum of Sheep and Shearing, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Masterton, New Zealand

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

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