National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:06 PM May 26, 2015

Occasional showers, some heavy. Possible thunderstorms in the north tomorrow morning.

Auckland to Taranaki, including Coromandel Peninsula

Occasional showers, some heavy in the west, clearing from the south tomorrow morning.

Bay of Plenty

Fine, apart from isolated showers in the west clearing tomorrow morning.

Taupo, Taihape, Wanganui

Scattered showers, easing overnight.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. A few coastal showers developing tomorrow morning.

Wairarapa, Wellington

Cloudy periods. A few showers developing in Wairarapa overnight, spreading to Wellington tomorrow afternoon.

Manawatu, Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, also Nelson, Marlborough, Buller, Westland

Fine, apart from a few showers developing about the Kaikoura Coast overnight.


Cloudy periods. Occasional showers about Banks Peninsula and the odd shower in Christchurch tonight.

Otago, Southland, Fiordland

Showers becoming confined to the south coast tomorrow afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Showers, easing tomorrow afternoon.

National Long Range Forecast

12:52 PM May 26, 2015

Fine or becoming fine in most places. However, a few showers in the far north, and cloudy periods in Fiordland.


North Island, fine apart from a few showers in the far north. South Island, high cloud increasing, drizzle developing in Westland, rain developing in Fiordland spreading to the Glaciers later.


North Island, long fine spells in most places, cloud increasing from Taranaki to Wairarapa southwards with scattered rain later. South Island, rain in the north and west, heavy falls about the ranges, and scattered falls further east, easing in Westland and Fiordland later and clearing in Otago and Southland.

Chatham Islands

Showers gradually clearing on Thursday and southwesterlies easing further. Long fine spells and light winds on Friday. Increasing cloudy periods and freshening northerlies on Saturday.

Moon Phases

  1. May 26
    First Quarter
  2. Jun 03
    Full Moon
  3. Jun 10
    Last Quarter
  4. Jun 17
    New Moon


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