Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty Climate & Temperature
- Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand is at 38°7'S, 176°18'E, 294 m (965 ft). See map.
- Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty has a marine west coast climate that is mild with no dry season, warm summers. Heavy precipitation occurs during mild winters which are dominated by mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cfb).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty is situated in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
- The annual mean temperature is 12.8 degrees Celsius (55 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype barely hyperoceanic.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 12.7°C (54.8°F) on average falling to 3.3°C (38°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 18°C (64.4°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 6.7°C (44°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 23°C (73.4°F) and average low temperatures are 11.7°C (53°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 19°C (66.2°F) during the day and lows of 8.3°C (47°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 1466 mm (57.7 inches) which is equivalent to 1466 Litres/m² (35.96 Gallons/ft²).
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty you would come out nearest to the climate station at Ciudad Real, Spain where you would find a Mediterranean climate (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).
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