National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:14 PM November 21, 2014
Northland, Auckland, Coromandel, Bay of Plenty

Fine spells today. Cloud increasing tomorrow with a few drizzle patches.

Waikato and Taupo to Wellington, including Wairarapa, Marlborough, Nelson

Cloudy periods. Drizzle developing this evening from Waikato to Taranaki, and Horowhenua to Wellington. A period of rain tomorrow, with northwest gales, severe in Wellington, Wairarapa and Marlborough Sounds.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Fine spells. Brief showers late tomorrow.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland

Rain, heavy at times, and possible morning thunderstorms. Rain easing from the south tomorrow.


Outbreaks of rain about the high country and northwest gales. Showers spreading north tomorrow with a strong southerly, some thundery with hail, and severe gales about Banks Peninsula.

Otago, Southland

High cloud. Rain spreading northwards overnight and morning with some heavy falls. Clearing later tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. Rain late tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

1:14 PM November 21, 2014

North Island, fine spells and scattered morning showers. South Island, mainly fine, morning cloud in the east, high cloud increasing in the south later with scattered evening rain.


North Island, mainly fine in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, a few showers in the north, scattered rain developing elsewhere. South Island, rain developing in the west, high cloud in the east, with scattered rain in Otago and Southland.


North Island, cloudy periods in the north, also Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, rain at times elsewhere. South Island, rain becoming heavier and more persistent in the west, scattered rain spreading further east.

Chatham Islands

Rain clearing on Sunday, and gale northwesterlies tending southwest then gradually dying away. Cloud increasing on Monday and northerlies developing. Rain at times on Tuesday.

Moon Phases

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


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