National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

6:51 PM September 19, 2014
Northland to Kapiti, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Showers, some heavy, with isolated squally thunderstorms and hail. Severe northwest gales south of Taranaki tomorrow.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mostly fine, but a few showers spreading from the west. Northwest gales south of Hastings tomorrow.

Wellington, Wairarapa and Marlborough

Isolated showers turning to rain tomorrow morning then easing to a few showers by evening. Severe northwest gales for Wairarapa tomorrow.


Fine at first. Showers developing inland tomorrow afternoon and becoming widespread at night with snow to 600 metres.

Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Rain at times, heavy in the west, but just a few showers reaching Nelson City. Snow to 700 metres. Becoming fine later tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Fine at first. Rain tomorrow afternoon and evening, with snow to 500 metres later.

Chatham Islands

Periods of rain.

National Long Range Forecast

1:23 PM September 19, 2014

North Island, occasional showers in the south spreading up the east coast, showers and fine spells elsewhere. South Island, showers in the south and east, mainly morning and evening, snow to low levels at first, mainly fine elsewhere but a few west coast showers north of Hokitka later.


North Island, showers and fine spells, snow showers possible on high level roads at night. South Island, fine or becoming fine in most places, but still a few showers in the far south and about Banks Peninsula and the Kaikoura Coast.


North Island, occasional showers. South Island, occasional showers in the south, a few morning showers in the east and the odd shower along the west coast, mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Showers becoming lighter and less frequent on Sunday, and southwesterlies developing. Strong southwesterlies and showers on Monday and Tuesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Sep 16
    Last Quarter
  2. Sep 24
    New Moon
  3. Oct 02
    First Quarter
  4. Oct 08
    Full Moon


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