National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

6:28 PM April 1, 2015
Northland and Auckland

Fine spells. Isolated showers tomorrow.

Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taupo

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers developing this evening.

Waikato to Wellington and Wairarapa, also Taumarunui and Taihape

Mostly fine, but a few light showers about northern Taranaki and Kapiti tomorrow morning.

Hawkes Bay and Gisborne

Fine, with areas of cloud clearing overnight.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mainly fine. However, rain developing about coastal Southland tomorrow evening, with heavy falls possible.

Buller and Westland

Fine at first. Becoming cloudy overnight with patchy drizzle. Rain south of the Glaciers later tomorrow.

Fiordland and Stewart Island

Cloudy. Isolated showers, turning to rain tomorrow with some heavy falls in southern Fiordland and possibly Stewart Island from afternoon.

Chatham Islands


National Long Range Forecast

12:02 PM April 1, 2015

North Island, mainly fine, but cloudier from Waitomo to Kapiti. Isolated afternoon showers in Northland and eastern Bay of Plenty. South Island, cloudy periods and scattered showers in the west,mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, cloud increasing and a few showers developing towards evening from Waikato to Horowhenua Kapiti Coast,mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west easing to showers as winds turn southwesterly, scattered rain in Otago, mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, a few showers for Bay of Plenty and Auckland north, becoming fine further south. Cloud increasing in the east, with isolated showers. South Island, becoming fine in the west and south, often cloudy with isolated showers elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Often cloudy, with winds turning fresh southerly on Friday, then dying away. Northwesterlies becoming strong on Saturday. A period of rain on Sunday with a southerly change.

Moon Phases

  1. Mar 27
    First Quarter
  2. Apr 05
    Full Moon
  3. Apr 12
    Last Quarter
  4. Apr 19
    New Moon


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