National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:26 AM October 23, 2014
Northland to Waikato, including Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

Showers, possibly thundery in Northland and Bay of Plenty today. Becoming fine tomorrow evening.

Waitomo to Kapiti including the central high country

Drizzle developing tonight, then clearing tomorrow morning.

Gisborne to Wairarapa and Wellington

Isolated afternoon showers Hawkes Bay northwards today. Showers everywhere tomorrow, clearing inland later.


Fine, apart from a period of showers overnight.

Buller and Westland

Rain spreading north this afternoon and clearing by midday tomorrow.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Showers spreading north this evening, then clearing tomorrow afternoon.Snow to around 700 metres tomorrow morning.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

A period of rain this afternoon, then showers with snow to 400 metres and southwest gales, all clearing tomorrow morning.

Chatham Islands

Fine today. Rain or showers tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

10:44 AM October 23, 2014

North Island, fine with early frosts inland. A few morning showers about the east coast clearing. South Island, Cloud increasing in the west with rain developing in Fiordland. Mainly fine in the east.


North Island, mainly fine, cloud increasing in the west with patchy drizzle about the high ground south of Taupo. South Island, rain spreading from the south to most places, with heavy falls in the west. Gradually clearing from the south later.


North Island, Rain spreading to most places, clearing south of Taranaki to Hawkes Bay later. South Island, Rain north of Hokitika and North Otago, clearing then mainly fine, but isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges. Chatham Islands

Moon Phases

  1. Oct 16
    Last Quarter
  2. Oct 24
    New Moon
  3. Oct 31
    First Quarter
  4. Nov 07
    Full Moon


October 23, 2014

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