National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

2:00 PM September 22, 2014
Northland and Auckland

Showers, some heavy and squally, and southwest gales, severe in places, easing this evening. Fine tomorrow.

Waikato to Taranaki. Taumarunui, Taupo, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Showers and southwest gales easing this afternoon. Fine tomorrow.

The remainder of the North Island

Squally showers, possibly thundery in the east, and snow above 500 metres. Southerly gale, severe in areas, easing from evening. Mainly fine tomorrow.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Fine today, occasional light rain tomorrow.

Nelson and northern Marlborough


The remainder of Marlborough and Canterbury

Southerly gale, severe in exposed coastal areas at first and showers with snow above 300 metres. Fine tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Remaining showers clearing this afternoon. Mostly cloudy tomorrow, a few spots of rain in Southland and south Otago.

Chatham Islands

A few showers this evening, and again tomorrow evening.

National Long Range Forecast

1:06 PM September 22, 2014

North Island, mainly fine, but patchy morning drizzle in west. South Island, morning showers in south and west, fine elsewhere.


North Island, mainly fine, cloudy periods in the west. South Island, high cloud in the east, a few showers in the west, rain in Fiordland later.


North Island, brief rain with a weakening southerly change, cloudy periods further north. South Island, rain in the west and a few spots in the east, clearing and generally becoming fine.

Chatham Islands

Strong southwesterlies, and occasional showers on Wednesday. Southwesterlies easing and tending northwest on Thursday, with fine spells. A strong southwest change on Friday brings a few more showers.

Moon Phases

  1. Sep 16
    Last Quarter
  2. Sep 24
    New Moon
  3. Oct 02
    First Quarter
  4. Oct 08
    Full Moon


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