National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:58 PM March 27, 2015
Northland and Auckland

Few showers, mainly tomorrow afternoon and evening.

Waikato to Taranaki, also Bay of Plenty and the central North Island

Isolated afternoon or evening showers today. Scattered showers tomorrow.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, however showers tomorrow afternoon and evening about the ranges and also southern Wairarapa.

Wanganui to Wellington

Fine spells today. Few showers developing about Wellington and Kapiti tomorrow morning and spreading elsewhere in the afternoon.

Nelson, Buller, Westland, Fiordland

Fine today. Tomorrow, rain with possible heavy and thundery falls, spreading from the south, but only scattered rain reaching Nelson.

In the east from Marlborough to Southland

Today, cloudy periods about the coast, otherwise fine. Tomorrow, scattered showers developing in Southland in the morning, spreading everywhere in the afternoon, with some heavy falls, and possible thunderstorms for Southland. Showers clearing evening.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, drizzle morning and night.

National Long Range Forecast

2:02 PM March 27, 2015

North Island, morning rain in the north and west followed by a few showers. Brief afternoon rain or showers elsewhere. South Island, scattered showers, but heavier rain north of Hokitika.


Scattered showers, but mainly fine in the east of the North Island.


A few showers, but mainly fine in the east and south of the North Island and north and east of the South Island.

Chatham Islands

Drizzle turning to rain on Sunday with northeasterlies strengthening. Rain easing to a few showers on Monday with winds turning northwest. Showers and southwesterlies on Tuesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Mar 20
    New Moon
  2. Mar 27
    First Quarter
  3. Apr 05
    Full Moon
  4. Apr 12
    Last Quarter


March 27, 2015

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