National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:24 PM July 24, 2014
Northland and Auckland

Occasional showers, some heavy with small hail.

Waikato, Waitomo, Taumarunui and Taranaki

Showers near the west coast, spreading elsewhere tonight, with small hail. Showers clearing tomorrow evening.

Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taupo


Wanganui, Taihape and Manawatu

Fine spells. However, a few showers also until tomorrow evening, chiefly about high ground.

Gisborne to Wairarapa, also Kapiti and Wellington

Mainly fine. A few showers about the coast this evening, and again later tomorrow.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, North and Central Otago

Mainly fine, but showers on Banks Peninsula tomorrow.

Buller and Westland

Showers north of Hokitika until tomorrow evening. Fine farther south.

Dunedin, Clutha, Southland and Fiordland

Occasional showers, especially near the south coast, clearing from Dunedin and northern Fiordland tomorrow. Strong cold southwesterlies overnight.

Chatham Islands

Showers, some heavy with hail tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

1:28 PM July 24, 2014

North Island, fine, apart from a few showers in areas exposed to the southwest flow. South Island, mainly fine but showers in the south and Banks Peninsula.


Mainly fine. A few showers in the east of the North Island at first, and high cloud increasing in the South Island later.


North Island, mainly fine in the east, cloudy periods increasing elsewhere, late drizzle from Northland to the Bay of Plenty and the far south. South Island, rain developing in the west, scattered falls further east clearing in the south later.

Chatham Islands

Showers and strong southwesterlies over the weekend. Fine spells increasing on Monday and southwesterlies dying out.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 19
    Last Quarter
  2. Jul 27
    New Moon
  3. Aug 04
    First Quarter
  4. Aug 11
    Full Moon


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