Fernside, New Zealand facts for kids

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Rural Area
Memorial hall and community centre
Memorial hall and community centre
Country  New Zealand
Region Canterbury
Territorial authority Waimakariri District
Time zone NZST (UTC+12)
 • Summer (DST) NZDT (UTC+13)
Postcode 7471
Area code(s) 03

Fernside is a small rural community in the Waimakariri District, New Zealand. In 1901, Fernside had (with its neighbourhood) a population of 550. As of the 2006 New Zealand Census, Fernside has a population of 1491.


The average temperature in summer is 16.2, and in winter is 6.4.

Month Normal
January 16.7 °C
February 16.3 °C
March 15.0 °C
April 12.1 °C
May 8.8 °C
June 6.3 °C
July 5.8 °C
August 7.1 °C
September 9.4 °C
October 11.4 °C
November 13.5 °C
December 15.5 °C

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