National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:50 PM September 23, 2014
Northland to Kapiti, including Coromandel and the central high country

Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud.

Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa and Wellington

Fine weather.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine. Southwesterly gales in exposed places west of Motueka, easing tonight.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Cloudy periods, with patchy drizzle in Fiordland spreading north this afternoon or evening. Fine spells developing tomorrow morning.


Fine weather.

Southland and Otago

Fine in Otago but scattered light rain in Southland, becoming confined to the coast this evening and to Foveaux Strait tomorrow. Brisk westerly winds, gale in exposed coastal areas, easing tonight.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers, strong cold southwesterlies.

National Long Range Forecast

1:37 PM September 23, 2014

North Island, mainly fine, few cloudy periods in the west. South Island, showers developing in west turning to rain in Westland and Fiordland, with scattered falls in the south, fine elsewhere.


North Island, mainly fine, cloudy periods and a few showers in the west. South Island, rain in the west, elsewhere high cloud with a few spots of rain.


North Island, cloudy periods with a few showers in the west. South Island, rain or showers in the west and south clearing, fine with isolated showers developing in the east.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells on Thursday and Friday. Rain developing on Saturday. Strong southwesterlies at times.

Moon Phases

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


September 23, 2014


September 23, 2014

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