National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:17 PM February 1, 2015
Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Occasional showers.

From Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country, also Hawkes Bay south of Napier and Wairarapa

Periods of rain, with some heavy falls, especially about North Taranaki, easing tomorrow evening.

Gisborne and the remainder of Hawkes Bay

Mostly cloudy. A few showers, turning to rain for a time in the morning.

Nelson and Marlborough except the Kaikoura Coast

Occasional rain, clearing tomorrow evening.

Kaikoura Coast and Canterbury

Mostly fine, however, a few showers, mainly about the High Country and South Canterbury.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms clearing tonight, but returning tomorrow afternoon.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Periods of rain, sometimes heavy and possibly thundery, easing to a few showers in Fiordland tomorrow evening.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy. Rain tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

2:41 PM February 1, 2015

North Island, showers becoming isolated afternoon, but clearing in the east from Bay of Plenty to Wairarapa and fine spells increasing. South Island, Rain or showers in the west and south, a few showers elsewhere with a strong southwest change.


North Island, scattered showers in the west, mainly fine elsewhere. Late rain developing in the south. Northwesterlies, possibly gusting severe gale in the south. South Island, heavy rain easing to showers in the west and south, a few showers elsewhere with a cool strong southwest change. Westerlies possibly gusting severe gale in the south.


North Island, rain or showers for most places, clearin in the east and south. South Island, Showers for most places, clearing in the east north of Christchurch.


Showers for most of the country.

Chatham Islands

Periods of rain. Strong northerlies turning southwest Tuesday and again Wednesday. Strong westerlies, turning southerly late Friday.

Moon Phases

  1. Jan 27
    First Quarter
  2. Feb 04
    Full Moon
  3. Feb 12
    Last Quarter
  4. Feb 19
    New Moon


February 1, 2015


February 1, 2015

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