National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

6:38 AM February 8, 2016
Northland, Auckland and Coromandel

Mainly fine. A few showers about eastern Northland and Coromandel.

Bay of Plenty

Morning cloud, then mainly fine. However, isolated showers this evening.

Waikato to Taranaki, including the central high country

Morning cloud, and isolated drizzle patches about Waikato, then mainly fine. However, isolated afternoon and evening showers, some heavy and possibly thundery.


Cloudy periods, and the odd light shower morning and night.

Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa and from Wanganui to Wellington

Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud in the east.

The Kaikoura Coast and Canterbury Plains

Morning cloud, then fine.

The remainder of the South Island

Mainly fine, but isolated afternoon and evening about the ranges, possibly heavy and thundery in the north.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Moon Phases

  1. Feb 01
    Last Quarter
  2. Feb 09
    New Moon
  3. Feb 15
    First Quarter
  4. Feb 23
    Full Moon


February 8, 2016

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