National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:47 PM December 10, 2016
Northland to Horowhenua, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Scattered showers clearing most places on Sunday.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine on Sunday, but isolated afternoon and evening showers.

Kapiti, Wellington and Wairarapa

Showers, clearing Sunday afternoon or evening.


Showers at first, chiefly in the west. Mainly fine on Sunday.

Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Long fine spells but some showers as well.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland and Southland

Showers, some possibly heavy, clearing from Westland for a time.

Chatham Islands

Rain developing on Sunday.

National Long Range Forecast

10:31 AM December 10, 2016

Showers spreading to most places, some possibly heavy in the far south at first.


North Island, mainly fine, but a few showers about the ranges during the afternoon and evening. South Island, a few showers in the west and far south, fine and cloudy periods elsewhere.


North Island, cloudy periods and a few showers in the west, mainly fine in the east. South Island, rain developing in the west, possibly heavy. High cloud in the east with a few spots of rain spreading across at times.

Chatham Islands

Showers, clearing on Wednesday. Strong westerlies turning lighter southwesterly on Tuesday, then tending northwesterly on Wednesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Dec 07
    First Quarter
  2. Dec 14
    Full Moon
  3. Dec 21
    Last Quarter
  4. Dec 29
    New Moon


December 10, 2016


December 10, 2016

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