Northland, New Zealand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Northland, New Zealand? If you're planning to go to Northland, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Northland, New Zealand

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

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

January

If you visit Northland during January, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

In February, Northland is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (low 20s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Northland, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

March

If you visit Northland during March, you are likely to 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 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece

May

In May, Northland is relatively cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Northland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks

June

In June, Northland is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Northland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella

July

In July, Northland is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Northland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

August

If you are traveling to Northland in August, you will notice that it is cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

September

In September, Northland is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Northland, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October is relatively cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

November in Northland 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:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage

December

December in Northland is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Northland, New Zealand

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types I
  • A SIM card that works in Northland

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