National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:26 AM November 26, 2015
Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Fine spells and isolated showers today. Low cloud and drizzle tomorrow morning turning to showers in the afternoon.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay


Wanganui, Taihape, Manawatu and Wairarapa (including the Tararua District)

Mainly fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow with scattered evening rain.

Horowhenua to Wellington

Mostly cloudy, with patchy drizzle developing this evening turning to rain tomorrow evening. Severe northerly gales in Wellington tomorrow.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Fine today with severe northwest gales developing in exposed places.Scattered rain spreading north tomorrow and winds gradually easing from the south.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Patchy drizzle, then rain spreading north from evening with heavy, thundery falls. Rain easing later tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

High cloud today with severe northwest gales in exposed places. Showers tomorrow and winds easing.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud.

National Long Range Forecast

11:06 AM November 26, 2015

North Island, rain, with some heavy falls about the central North Island and possible thunderstorms in Bay of Plenty, clearing from the southwest. South Island, rain at times about the west coast with some heavy falls, occasional showers in the south, and mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, a few showers in Northland, Bay of Plenty and Gisborne, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, fine or becoming fine, but a occasional showers in Fiordland.


Becoming cloudy Taranaki to Bay of Plenty north, with a few showers developing. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Rain on Saturday, possibly heavy, and strong northerlies changing lighter westerly. Mainly fine with light winds on Sunday and Monday.

Moon Phases

  1. Nov 26
    Full Moon
  2. Dec 03
    Last Quarter
  3. Dec 11
    New Moon
  4. Dec 19
    First Quarter


November 26, 2015

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