National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:17 PM July 5, 2015
Northland to Horowhenua, including Coromandel and the central high country

Cloudy periods and few showers, turning to more general rain at times south of Hamilton.

Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine, but a few showers about Bay of Plenty.

Kapiti, Wellington, Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson

Fine, apart from a few showers in the morning.

Canterbury and North Otago

Mainly fine, but showers about the Alps, and the odd one elsewhere.

Central Otago, Dunedin and Clutha

Showers and fine spells. Snow lowering to about 200 metres.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland and Southland

Showers, some heavy and thundery with hail. Snow to low levels about Fiordland and Southland, and about the main Alpine passes further north on Monday.

Chatham Islands

Rain clearing overnight. Showers returning Monday.

National Long Range Forecast

2:01 PM July 5, 2015

North Island, showers becoming frequent and heavy in west. South Island, showers clearing in the west and becoming fine. Snow to near sea level in the south.


North Island, showers, clearing about the central high country. Snow lowering to 400 metres in south and east. South Island, Showers in south and east with snow level gradually lifting, fine elsewhere.


North Island, fine spells but showers south of Taranaki to East Cape and north of Auckland. Snow above 300 metres in east. South Island, Showers in the south and east with snow above 400 metres, fine elsewhere.


fine spells but showers south of Taranaki to East Cape and north of Auckland. Snow above 400 metres in the east. South Island, showers in the south and east with snow above 400 metres at first, fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Showers with westerlies, strong at times unitl Friday.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 02
    Full Moon
  2. Jul 09
    Last Quarter
  3. Jul 16
    New Moon
  4. Jul 24
    First Quarter


July 5, 2015


July 5, 2015

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