National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:45 PM November 25, 2014
Northland to Waitomo, including Coromandel

Fine spells, but an afternoon shower possible in Northland. Patchy drizzle returning this evening, becoming widespread tomorrow.

Bay of Plenty and Taupo

Mostly fine, but afternoon showers possible in Bay of Plenty. Patchy light rain tomorrow, clearing afternoon.

From Taranaki to Wellington

Patchy rain or drizzle clearing tomorrow morning.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine and warm with high cloud.

Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson

Brief rain this afternoon and again overnight. Fine tomorrow.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Rain at times, heavy in Fiordland and Westland today. Thunderstorms in Westland tonight and Fiordland tomorrow evening.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Brief rain this afternoon, then again in Otago and Southland overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow, but a few showers spreading through Southland and Otago later.

Chatham Islands

Light rain or drizzle overnight and morning, then becoming fine.

National Long Range Forecast

1:39 PM November 25, 2014

North Island, showers developing from Waitomo to Wellington and drizzle lingers in the Far North. Fine elsewhere. South Island, thundery rain in the west and becoming showery in the far south with hail developing and snow lowering to 600 metres. Just high cloud elsewhere.


North Island, showers, a few heavy, but longer fine spells from Hawkes Bay to Bay of Plenty. South Island, showery with hail.


North Island, a few showers in the north and west,otherwise fine. South Island, showers in the west and south, along with gales about the south coast. Fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine on Thursday with northwesterlies becoming strong. Showers developing Friday afternoon with a change to colder southwesterlies. A few showers on Saturday with westerlies.

Moon Phases

  1. Nov 23
    New Moon
  2. Nov 29
    First Quarter
  3. Dec 07
    Full Moon
  4. Dec 15
    Last Quarter


November 25, 2014

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