National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:19 PM November 1, 2014
Northland to Waitomo, Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Long fine spells today. Cloud increasing tomorrow, with drizzle patches at night.

Taranaki to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Long fine spells, however cloud increasing in Taranaki, Kapiti and Wellington tomorrow with drizzle patches. Northwest rising to severe gale in Wellington and southern Wairarapa tomorrow.

Hawkes Bay, Gisborne


Marlborough, Nelson

Mostly fine, however cloud increasing later tomorrow with rain. Northwest rising to severe gale in Marlborough tomorrow.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland

Rain about Fiordland, spreading north tomorrow with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. Severe northwest gales in Fiordland overnight and morning.

Canterbury, Otago, Southland

High cloud. Rain in Southland tomorrow morning, followed by few showers. Further north tomorrow, brief afternoon or evening showers. Northwest gales, severe in exposed inland places from tonight, easing from the south tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells.

National Long Range Forecast

1:33 PM November 1, 2014

North Island, a period of rain then becoming fine from the west. South Island, showers in the west, some heavy and possibly thundery. Becoming showery in the south with snow lowering to 500 metres. Mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, mainly fine, a few showers developing in the south and east. South Island, a few showers, but mainly fine in the west.


North Island, a few showers and fine spells. South Island, mainly fine, but a few showers over the northern half,especially about the ranges. Frosts in the south.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine on Monday, but some rain in the evening. Strong northwesterlies. Fine spells and a shower or two on Tuesday and Wednesday with southwesterlies.

Moon Phases

  1. Oct 31
    First Quarter
  2. Nov 07
    Full Moon
  3. Nov 15
    Last Quarter
  4. Nov 23
    New Moon


November 1, 2014

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