National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

10:42 AM November 24, 2014
Northland and Auckland, including Coromandel Peninsula

Mostly cloudy, with patchy drizzle. Fine breaks tomorrow.

From Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country

Cloud increasing, patchy drizzle developing this afternoon or evening. However, some fine breaks tomorrow afternoon, especially about Wanganui and Manawatu.

Bay of Plenty

Fine and cloudy periods, isolated showers this afternoon.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine, apart from isolated afternoon showers inland. Warm tomorrow.

Nelson, Canterbury and Marlborough

Fine, apart from isolated afternoon showers inland. Cloudier tomorrow, with some brief rain possible, especially about Nelson later.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Cloud increasing this afternoon and patchy drizzle developing. Drizzle turning to rain about Fiordland and Westland tomorrow, with some heavy falls.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers developing this afternoon, a few heavy, then cloudy periods tonight. Some rain tomorrow afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy.

National Long Range Forecast

1:25 PM November 24, 2014

North Island, rain or drizzle in the south and west reaching Northland in the evening, then clearing. Fine and very warm about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, rain or showers in the west and far south and fine or becoming fine elsewhere.


North Island, drizzle developing from Waitomo to Kapiti, clearing from Northland and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, thundery rain in the west and becoming showery in the far south with hail developing and snow lowering to 500 metres. Just high cloud elsewhere.


North Island, showers, but longer fine spells from Hawkes Bay to Bay of Plenty. South Island, showery with hail.

Chatham Islands

Rain or drizzle at first on Wednesday, clearing afternoon with strong northwesterlies turning southwest. Mainly fine Thursday with strengthening northwesterlies. Showers developing on Friday with a southwest change.

Moon Phases

  1. Nov 23
    New Moon
  2. Nov 29
    First Quarter
  3. Dec 07
    Full Moon
  4. Dec 15
    Last Quarter


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