National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:16 AM May 30, 2015
Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

A few showers today. Rain tomorrow, possibly heavy and thundery at times in the east.

Bay of Plenty

Fine today. Cloudy tomorrow, with patchy drizzle.

Waikato to Taranaki, including Taihape

Cloudy periods. Occasional showers, becoming confined to Taranaki tonight.


Mainly fine.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Fine, apart from a few showers in Wairarapa tonight.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Nelson and the Marlborough Sounds

Showers, clearing Wellington northwards tomorrow.

Remainder of Marlborough, and Canterbury

High cloud. A few spots of rain from this afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Rain clearing this afternoon. High cloud increasing tomorrow.

Buller and Westland

Rain, possibly heavy and thundery, easing in southern Westland this afternoon and elsewhere tomorrow.


Cloudy periods. Rain tomorrow, possibly heavy in the evening.

Chatham Islands

Showers developing this afternoon.

National Long Range Forecast

11:17 AM May 30, 2015

North Island, showers over the northern half and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, periods of rain in the north and west and thick high cloud elsewhere.


North Island, rain over the northern half with heavy falls.Scattered lighter rain elsewhere. South Island, rain in the north and west also setting in the far south. Mostly cloudy elsewhere. Wednesday

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods on Monday with northerlies. Cloud increasing on Tuesday with northeasterlies becoming strong. Rain on Wednesday.

Moon Phases

  1. May 26
    First Quarter
  2. Jun 03
    Full Moon
  3. Jun 10
    Last Quarter
  4. Jun 17
    New Moon


May 30, 2015

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