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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Things To Do in Queenstown See All Things To Do in Queenstown

  • Wilson Gallery

    Wilson Gallery

    Beach Road

    Attractions,Arts and Culture
  • 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

    Attractions,Arts and Culture
  • Vesta Design Store

    Vesta Design Store

    Williams Cottage

    Attractions,Arts and Culture

Hotels in Queenstown (102 Hotels) See All Queenstown Hotels

  • 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...

  • The Dairy Private Luxury Hotel

    The Dairy Private Luxury Hotel is one of the best, premium places to stay in Queenstown. Nicely positioned near Around The Basin Queenstown Cycle Adventures - Day Tours, ...

  • Earnslaw Lodge

    Having Creative Queenstown Art and Craft Market, The Luanda Experience and 4WD Day Photo Safari properly placed nearby the three star hotel, Earnslaw Lodge; this hotel is...

  • 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...

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