Queenstown Travel Guide

Climate

Queenstown, despite a relatively high altitude nestled among mountains and a southerly location, experiences an oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Summer has long warm days with temperatures that can reach 30°C while winters are cold with temperatures often in single digits with frequent snowfall, although there is no permanent snow cover during the year. As with the rest of Central Otago, Queenstown lies within the rain shadow of the Southern Alps, but being closer to the west coast the town is more susceptible to rain-bearing fronts compared to nearby Cromwell, Wanaka and Alexandra. The hottest recorded temperature in Queenstown is, while the coldest is .


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  • Kiwi Birdlife Park

    Kiwi Birdlife Park

    Brecon Street

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  • Wilson Gallery

    Wilson Gallery

    Beach Road

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  • Fear Factory

    Fear Factory

    54 Shotover Street

    Fear Factory Queenstown is New Zealand's Scariest Haunted House. Walk the dark hallways and discover...

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  • Ivan Clarke Gallery

    Ivan Clarke Gallery

    35 Camp St

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  • The Waterfront

    The Waterfront is among the top, premium places to stay in Queenstown. Beautifully found in close proximity to Wake Tours, TSS Earnslaw Vintage Steamship Cruises and Walt...

  • Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa

    Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa is one of the ideal, premium places to lodge in Queenstown. Beautifully placed close to Nzski, Harris Mountains Heli-Ski and Off Road Adven...

  • The Remarkables Mountain Lodge

    Located within Kawarau Falls, The Remarkables Mountain Lodge is opportunely located near Queenstown Paintball, Queenstown Gardens and The Remarkables Ski Area. Other crow...

  • Amity Lodge Motel

    Amity Lodge Motel is among the best, finest places to remain in Queenstown. Nicely situated around Darkride NZ, Arrow River and Spring Foot Spa, Amity Lodge Motel is real...

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