New Zealand is at COVID-19 Alert Level 2, excluding Auckland which remains at Level 4. Quarantine-free travel is paused between Australia and New Zealand, and international borders remain closed.

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Local weather and forecast

Find out what the current weather conditions are in Queenstown or how the forecast is looking for your upcoming visit.

Queenstown's four seasons

Summer, autumn, spring or winter, it is hard to choose which season is the best in Queenstown. The four seasons in Queenstown are distinctly beautiful and each offers unique reasons to visit. Experience long warm days in summer, crisp bluebird days for skiing in winter, beautiful golden landscapes in autumn and lush green valleys with snowy mountains in spring.

Find out more about how to enjoy each season in Queenstown on our season's information page.

Looking like rain?

Is the weather in Queenstown looking like rain for your visit? Never fear, you'll find a variety of indoor thrills to ensure you enjoy your time in Queenstown while keeping a roof over your head.