National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:33 PM November 25, 2015
Northland to Waikato, also Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Scattered showers, a few possibly heavy and thundery this afternoon and evening. Showers becoming isolated tomorrow.

Waitomo, Taranaki, Taumarunui and Taupo

Cloud increasing this evening and showers developing. Showers clearing tomorrow afternoon then fine spells.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. Isolated showers this afternoon and evening.

Wanganui and Taihape to Wellington, including Wairarapa

Cloudy periods. Drizzle about Wellington and Kapiti Coast tomorrow morning.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mainly fine. High cloud increasing tomorrow and severe northwest gales developing inland.

Buller and northern Westland

Mostly cloudy. A few showers, clearing tomorrow afternoon but rain developing later.

Remainder of Westland, and Fiordland

Occasional rain, becoming heavy and possibly thundery tomorrow evening. Severe northwest gales developing in Fiordland tomorrow morning.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud.

National Long Range Forecast

11:09 AM November 25, 2015

North Island, a few showers becoming rain in most places. Mainly fine with high cloud about the east coast. South Island, rain spreading to most places, with heavy falls in the west.


North Island, rain, with some heavy falls about the central North Island, easing to a few showers from the southwest. South Island, rain about the west coast with some heavy falls, some rain or showers in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, some showers in Northland, a few early showers elsewhere clearing and fine spells increasing. South Island, mainly fine, but a few showers in Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods on Friday with strong northerlies. Rain on Saturday, possibly heavy, and strong northerlies easing. On Saturday, mainly fine with light winds.

Moon Phases

  1. Nov 19
    First Quarter
  2. Nov 26
    Full Moon
  3. Dec 03
    Last Quarter
  4. Dec 11
    New Moon


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