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

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

When to go to Waikato, New Zealand

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

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

January

January in Waikato is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

February

If you visit Waikato during February, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

March

March in Waikato is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

April

April for Waikato is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

May

If you visit Waikato during May, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece

June

If you visit Waikato during June, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

July

If you are traveling to Waikato in July, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

August

August for Waikato can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans

September

If you vacation in Waikato during September, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

If you visit Waikato during October, you are likely to find that it can be chilly.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

November here is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

December

Traveling to Waikato in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Waikato, 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 Waikato

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