National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

1:50 PM April 19, 2015
Northland and Auckland

Fine spells and isolated showers.

Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Waikato to Manawatu, including the central high country

Mainly fine. However, isolated afternoon showers about Waikato, Taupo and Gisborne and a few showers about Taranaki tomorrow morning.

Horowhenua Kapiti Coast and Wellington

Fine today. Cloudy periods and a few showers tomorrow.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine with high cloud tomorrow.


Fine today. Cloudy tomorrow, with occasional rain in the afternoon or evening.

Otago and Southland

Mostly cloudy. Occasional rain developing tomorrow morning, then gradually clearing in the evening.

Buller and northern Westland

Fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow and rain developing by evening.

Southern Westland and Fiordland

Rain spreading north today, heavy for a time tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Long fine spells. A few showers tomorrow.

National Long Range Forecast

1:14 PM April 19, 2015

North Island, scattered rain from Manawatu to Wairarapa southwards, long fine spells further north. South Island, rain at times in most places, clearing later in Canterbury and inland Marlborough, but generally dry in Otago and Southland.


North Island, scattered light rain or drizzle in the east, fine or becoming fine elsewhere. South Island, remaining rain clearing early morning, then cloudy periods, with morning drizzle patches in the east.

Thursday Friday

North Island, fine apart from cloudy periods in the east. South Island, cloudy periods, mainly in the east.

Chatham Islands

A period of rain on Tuesday, and northerly winds turning southerly. Cloudy periods on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Southerlies dying away on Wednesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Apr 19
    New Moon
  2. Apr 26
    First Quarter
  3. May 04
    Full Moon
  4. May 11
    Last Quarter


April 19, 2015

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