Rotorua Weather

Rotorua Climate

The Rotorua region has a relatively high altitude (290m/950ft) and enjoys a warm, temperate climate.

The warmest months are January, February and March, where the average temperature can reach 27°C (78°F), dropping to an average of 11.7°C overnight. The coolest months are June, July and August, where the minimum temperature ranges between 9°C-13°C (50°F-55°F), dropping to an average of 3.3°C overnight.

Temperature Ranges:

  • Summer (Dec – Feb): Daytime 21°C – 29°C
  • Autumn (Mar – May): Daytime 15°C – 26°C
  • Winter (Jun – Aug): Daytime 9°C – 16°C
  • Spring (Sep – Nov): Daytime 13°C– 21°C

Rotorua has an annual average of 2117 sunshine hours and an average annual rainfall of 1400mm. Rainfall is spread out throughout the year, with the winter months receiving slightly more.

Rotorua is situated inland from the coast and is sheltered by high country to the south and east, resulting in less wind than many other places in New Zealand.

When combined with a varied landscape of forests, mountains, geothermal activity, rivers and lakes, the mild climate of Rotorua makes the region a top travel destination throughout the year.

Contact Us

Phone: 07 346 3140

Check In/Out

Check-in time: 2.00pm
Check-out time: 10.00am

Reception opening hours:

8.00am – 9.00pm Summer

8.30am – 7.00pm Winter (subject to change)

Any arrivals outside of this time can follow the late check-in procedure or call the outside of office hours number for assistance.


Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park
463 Old Taupo Road (South End) Rotorua
Directions to Park

Map of Park

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