National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

6:17 PM March 27, 2015
Northland, Auckland and Coromandel

Fine spells and a few showers.

Waikato to Taranaki, also Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Isolated showers clearing tonight. Cloudy periods and scattered showers tomorrow.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, but isolated showers tomorrow afternoon and evening about the ranges and also southern Wairarapa.

Wanganui to Wellington

Fine tonight. A few showers developing about Wellington and Kapiti tomorrow morning, and elsewhere tomorrow afternoon.


Fine tonight. Cloud increasing tomorrow, with scattered rain from afternoon.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Mainly fine tonight. Rain spreading north tomorrow, with some heavy and thundery falls possible.

Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mainly fine tonight, but cloudy areas about the coast. Scattered showers developing in Southland tomorrow morning and spreading elsewhere tomorrow afternoon, some maybe heavy, with possible thunderstorms in Southland.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, drizzle morning and night.

National Long Range Forecast

2:02 PM March 27, 2015

North Island, morning rain in the north and west followed by a few showers. Brief afternoon rain or showers elsewhere. South Island, scattered showers, but heavier rain north of Hokitika.


Scattered showers, but mainly fine in the east of the North Island.


A few showers, but mainly fine in the east and south of the North Island and north and east of the South Island.

Chatham Islands

Drizzle turning to rain on Sunday with northeasterlies strengthening. Rain easing to a few showers on Monday with winds turning northwest. Showers and southwesterlies on Tuesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Mar 27
    First Quarter
  2. Apr 05
    Full Moon
  3. Apr 12
    Last Quarter
  4. Apr 19
    New Moon


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