National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:05 PM October 26, 2014

Fine spells. Isolated showers tomorrow.

Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Cloudy periods and isolated showers turning to rain tomorrow afternoon or evening.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine tonight. Rain spreading north tomorrow to reach Gisborne by evening.

Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country and Wairarapa

Patchy drizzle turning to rain overnight or tomorrow, with some heavy falls, especially about the ranges. Rain clearing south Wanganui later tomorrow.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller and northern Westland

Rain in the west, heavy for a time, with scattered falls further east. Rain easing to isolated showers in the morning and becoming confined to the ranges.

Southern Westland and Fiordland

Mostly fine.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Cloudy periods with scattered showers, clearing from the south tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Rain tomorrow followed by showers and cold southwesterlies.

National Long Range Forecast

1:31 PM October 26, 2014

North Island, Rain north of Waikato, spreading to most places from afternoon, but just scattered falls in the east. South Island, Mainly fine at first, heavy rain developing in the west, with scattered falls in the east, easing later.


North Island, High cloud in the east. Showers elsewhere, some possibly heavy. South Island, Heavy rain in the west, easing later. Showers elsewhere.


North Island, A few showers for most places, clearing in the east. South Island, Showers in the south and west, a few showers elsewhere clearing.


A few showers for most places, easing later, but mainly fine with high cloud inland Canterbury, and Gisborne to Hawkes Bay.

Chatham Islands

A few showers and strong southwesterlies on Tuesday, turning to rain overnight with strong northerlies developing.Rain easing to a few showers on Wednesday. A few showers continue through Thursday and Friday with westerlies, strong at times.

Moon Phases

  1. Oct 24
    New Moon
  2. Oct 31
    First Quarter
  3. Nov 07
    Full Moon
  4. Nov 15
    Last Quarter


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