National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:24 AM July 29, 2016
Northland to Kapiti, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Showers, some heavy and thundery with hail and westerly gales, all gradually easing this evening. Snow about the Desert Road this morning.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mostly fine, but a few showers spreading from the ranges. Northwest gales, severe south of Napier, easing.

Wellington and Nelson

Mostly fine. Remaining showers in Nelson clearing this morning, but the odd shower may affect Wellington around the middle of the day.

Marlborough and Canterbury


Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Showers, few heavy at first. Snow to 200 metres in Fiordland and to 500 metres elsewhere.

Otago and Southland

Showers and cold southwesterlies, with snow to 200 metres, clearing by evening.

Chatham Islands

Rain to heavy showers and hail. Gale southwesterlies developing.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 27
    Last Quarter
  2. Aug 03
    New Moon
  3. Aug 11
    First Quarter
  4. Aug 18
    Full Moon


July 29, 2016

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