National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:11 PM May 25, 2017
Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Cloud increasing, showers tomorrow.

Bay of Plenty

Fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow, with showers from afternoon.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. The odd shower about coastal Gisborne.

Waikato to Taranaki, incl Taumarunui and Taupo

Fine, then isolated showers Friday evening.

Wanganui to Wellington, including Taihape and Wairarapa

Fine with cloudy periods.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

Fine spells and isolated showers at first. Cloud increasing tomorrow and rain spreading south from late afternoon, reaching Westland at night.

Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Mainly fine, but scattered rain late tomorrow.


Fine at first. High cloud tomorrow, and scattered rain near the coast spreading inland later.


Patchy drizzle today. Rain tomorrow, possibly heavy later.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells.

National Long Range Forecast

10:44 AM May 25, 2017

North Island, rain or showers for most places, with heavy falls possible in Bay of Plenty, Rotorua and the Gisborne ranges. South Island, rain gradually clearing from the south, and becoming mostly fine.


North Island, occasional rain across central areas, a few showers elsewhere, clearing from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers in the west, elsewhere mainly fine with patchy morning fog.


North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers. South Island, a few showers and increasing cloud in the west, fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with a few showers on Saturday, with northerlies tending easterly. Rain and strong southeasterlies on Sunday and Monday.

Moon Phases

  1. May 25
    New Moon
  2. Jun 01
    First Quarter
  3. Jun 09
    Full Moon
  4. Jun 17
    Last Quarter


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