National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:22 PM July 4, 2015
Northland, Auckland, and Coromandel Peninsula

Rain clearing overnight, then cloudy periods and the odd shower.

Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Rain, clearing in the morning and becoming fine.

Waikato to Taranaki, also the central high country

Scattered rain clearing overnight. A few showers from Sunday afternoon.

Wanganui and Manawatu

Cloudy periods. A few showers from Sunday afternoon.

Kapiti, Wellington and Wairarapa, also Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Mainly fine.

Buller and Westland

Periods of showers, heavy at times and possibly thundery in Westland.

Fiordland and Stewart Island

Occasional rain, heavy and thundery at times. Snow lowering to 200 metres late Sunday.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers, some heavy and thundery about the south coast. Snow lowering to 200 metres late Sunday.

Chatham Islands

Rain developing.

National Long Range Forecast

2:20 PM July 4, 2015

North Island, occasional showers in the west, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers with some heavy in the west and south, and snow to 100 metres in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, showers spreading to most places. South Island, showers clearing in the west, and showers spreading to most places elsewhere, with snow to near sea level in the south.


North Island, rain or showers with snow lowering to 400 metres in the south and east affecting some of the higher roads. South Island, Showers in the south and east with snow to low levels in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers, becoming more frequent on Tuesday. Fresh westerlies persisting throughout the period.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 02
    Full Moon
  2. Jul 09
    Last Quarter
  3. Jul 16
    New Moon
  4. Jul 24
    First Quarter


July 4, 2015


July 4, 2015

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