National Weather Forecast

National Long Range Forecast

12:08 AM October 6, 2015

North Island, mainly fine in the north and east, increasing cloudy periods elsewhere. Northwesterlies possibly rising to severe gale in exposed places in the south. South Island, gale or severe gale westerlies for many places. Rain spreading north in the west, with heavy falls, then easing from the south. Fine at first in the east, but showers spreading north. Thursday


Isolated showers for Northland, and also for the far south, otherwise mainly fine.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine on Wednesday with strengthening northwesterlies. Brief rain early Thursday, followed by a few showers and southerlies, then clearing and becoming fine during Friday with winds turning westerly.

Moon Phases

  1. Oct 05
    Last Quarter
  2. Oct 13
    New Moon
  3. Oct 21
    First Quarter
  4. Oct 28
    Full Moon

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