National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:03 PM July 3, 2015
From Northland to Waitomo and Bay of Plenty, including the central high country

Periods of rain with some heavy falls, easing south of Hamilton and west of Taupo tonight.

Taranaki to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Any remaining rain clearing tonight. Fine spells tomorrow.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Scattered rain developing overnight, becoming persistent north of Napier tomorrow.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Cloud and patchy rain clearing overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow.

Nelson and Buller

Mainly fine.


Clouding over tomorrow with late rain developing.


Scattered showers, turning to rain late tomorrow with heavy falls.

Southland and Otago

Mainly fine until rain develops in Southland and Clutha late tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Rain tonight, clearing tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

1:41 PM July 3, 2015

North Island, a few showers in the west Manawatu northwards, fine spells in the south, and rain clearing elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in the west and south, with some heavy falls in Fiordland and Westland, and mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, occasional showers in the west Manawatu northwards, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and south, with snow to low levels in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, showers spreading to most places. South Island, showers clearing in the west, and showers spreading to most places elsewhere, with snow to low levels.

Chatham Islands

Rain on Sunday. Occasional showers on Monday, becoming more frequent on Tuesday. Fresh westerlies developing on Sunday and persisting throughout the period.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 02
    Full Moon
  2. Jul 09
    Last Quarter
  3. Jul 16
    New Moon
  4. Jul 24
    First Quarter


July 3, 2015


July 3, 2015

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