National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

11:08 AM July 1, 2015
From Northland to Manawatu, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Fine spells and a few showers in the west today. Mainly fine tomorrow apart from the odd shower in Taranaki.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Mostly fine, but a few showers possible south of Napier until tomorrow morning.

Kapiti to Wellington, also Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Mainly fine. The odd shower in Horowhenua Kapiti Coast and Wellington tomorrow.


A few showers turning to rain tomorrow evening.

Westland and Fiordland

Fine today. Rain developing in Fiordland this evening and in Westland tomorrow, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls .

Southland and Otago

Fine apart from a few showers about the south coast clearing this afternoon.High cloud developing tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

A few showers today and again from tomorrow evening. Strong southwesterlies easing.

National Long Range Forecast

11:05 AM July 1, 2015

North Island, Rain spreading to most places, with heavy falls in western areas. South Island, rain, with heavy falls in the north and west, clearing, but easing to showers in the south. Snow to 600 metres in Fiordland.


North Island, rain or showers in most places, with heavy falls in Bay of Plenty. South Island, Rain or showers in the west and south, fine with high cloud elsewhere.


North Island, showers easing in the north, rain or showers clearing elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in the west and far south, few spots of rain in the east, and fine in the north.

Chatham Islands

Strong northwesterlies on Friday with rain developing later. Rain on Saturday, and northwesterlies possibly rising to gale.Rain easing on Sunday, and winds turning strong westerly.

Moon Phases

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


July 1, 2015

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