National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:23 AM August 31, 2014

Rain with some heavy falls, and possible downpours this morning. Easterly gales, gusting 110 km/h in exposed places. Conditions easing in north this evening.

Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Rain, with some heavy falls. Strong easterlies, rising to gale, gusting 100 km/h in exposed places.

Waikato to Taumarunui, including Taupo and Bay of Plenty

A few showers in western Bay of Plenty at first, then scattered rain spreading south this evening.

From Taranaki to Wellington, including Taihape

Fine, some cloudy areas.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Often cloudy with scattered showers, especially about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay.

Marlborough, also the Canterbury coast and Plains

Mostly cloudy, with patchy drizzle in Marlborough and about Banks Peninsula.

The remainder of the South Island, also the Chatham Islands

Fine, apart from areas of low cloud or fog morning and night.

Moon Phases

  1. Aug 26
    New Moon
  2. Sep 02
    First Quarter
  3. Sep 09
    Full Moon
  4. Sep 16
    Last Quarter


August 31, 2014

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