National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:21 AM December 19, 2014
Northland, Auckland, Coromandel

Fine spells. Low cloud and scattered showers tomorrow, turning to rain in the evening.

From Waikato to Wellington, including the Bay of Plenty, Wairarapa and the central high country

Fine and cloudy periods, with isolated afternoon showers about Taihape, Taupo and inland Bay of Plenty today. Evening drizzle about Taranaki, Kapiti and Wellington today, and rain developing over most places late tomorrow.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine, isolated afternoon showers inland Hawkes Bay and Gisborne today.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Fine today, apart from isolated afternoon showers inland. Rain, with heavy falls developing about Nelson and Marlborough late tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Fine spells. Showers developing this afternoon, some possibly heavy.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Drizzle turning to rain this evening, with heavy falls in southern Westland.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud and rain, clearing tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

10:50 AM December 19, 2014

North Island, rain for most places, with some heavy falls, easing from the west in the afternoon. South Island, showers in the west and south, and elsewhere from afternoon.


North Island, a few showers in the south and east, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, A few showers in the north and west, and inland Canterbury, mainly fine elsewhere. Late rain in Fiordland. Tuesday

Moon Phases

  1. Dec 15
    Last Quarter
  2. Dec 22
    New Moon
  3. Dec 29
    First Quarter
  4. Jan 05
    Full Moon


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