National Weather Forecast

National Short Range Forecast

7:20 AM September 1, 2015
A deep low is moving south towards Westland today. SEVERE WEATHER WARNINGS AND WATCHES ARE IN FORCE.


Fine spells and isolated showers.

Auckland to Taranaki, including Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Rain, with heavy falls and isolated downpours, clearing Auckland this morning, and elsewhere later in the afternoon. Easterly gales easing from the north.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Rain clearing tonight.

Whanganui to Wellington

Rain easing to isolated showers by evening.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

Rain, heavy about western Nelson, and severe gale easterlies, easing this afternoon. Strong northerlies and rain about Buller and Westland tonight.

Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Rain spreading south this morning with snow above 500 metres. Rain becoming heavy about eastern areas of Otago in the evening, but clearing Marlborough.

Southland and Fiordland

Patchy rain developing this afternoon.

Chatham Islands


Moon Phases

  1. Aug 30
    Full Moon
  2. Sep 05
    Last Quarter
  3. Sep 13
    New Moon
  4. Sep 21
    First Quarter


September 1, 2015

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