National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:12 AM March 27, 2015
Northland and Auckland

Few showers, mainly tomorrow afternoon and evening.

The central North Island, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taranaki

Isolated afternoon or evening showers today. Scattered showers tomorrow.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, however, showers tomorrow afternoon and evening about the ranges and southern Wairarapa.

Wanganui to Wellington

Fine spells today. Few showers developing about Wellington and Kapiti tomorrow morning and spreading everywhere in the afternoon.

Nelson, Buller to Fiordland

Fine today. Rain, with possible heavy and thundery falls, spreading from the south tomorrow, but only scattered falls reaching Nelson.

In the east from Marlborough to Southland

Cloudy periods about the coast today, otherwise fine. Scattered showers developing in Southland tomorrow morning, spreading everywhere in the afternoon, with some heavy falls, and possible thunderstorms for Southland. Showers clearing early evening.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, drizzle morning and night.

National Long Range Forecast

11:09 AM March 27, 2015

North Island, morning rain in the north and west followed by a few showers. Brief afternoon rain or showers elsewhere. South Island, scattered showers, but heavier rain north of Hokitika.


Scattered showers, but mainly fine in the east of the North Island.


A few showers, but mainly fine in the east and south of the North Island and north and east of the South Island.

Chatham Islands

Drizzle turning to rain on Sunday with northeasterlies strengthening. Rain easing to a few showers on Monday with winds turning northwest. Showers and southwesterlies on Tuesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Mar 20
    New Moon
  2. Mar 27
    First Quarter
  3. Apr 05
    Full Moon
  4. Apr 12
    Last Quarter


March 27, 2015

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