Weather Forecast for Greymouth


West Coast Summary

Showers and thundershowers in the morning, then overcast during the afternoon with occasional rain

Forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Now

14.2°c

Observed at 5:18am from:
Greymouth, Greymouth (IWESTCOA1)

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Rain (today)2mm
WindNNW 15.8km/h
Humidity98%
Pressure1000hPa

Current conditions by Weather Underground

Today

14°c
Showers and thundershowers in the morning, then overcast during the afternoon with occasional rain
Rain (chance)90%
WindNW 18km/h
Sunrise7:18am
Sunset7:35pm

Computer generated forecast by Weather Underground

Tonight

7°c
Light rain early. Decreasing clouds late
Rain (chance)70%
WindNW 18km/h
Moon PhaseWaxing Crescent
Moon Illuminated28%

Computer generated forecast by Weather Underground

Next 24 Hours

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24%
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10km/hr
NE
6km/hr
NNE
6km/hr
N
6km/hr
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6km/hr
NW
8km/hr
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11km/hr
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16km/hr
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18km/hr
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18km/hr
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18km/hr
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16km/hr
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13km/hr
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11km/hr
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6km/hr
SSW
5km/hr
ESE
5km/hr
E
3km/hr
ENE
3km/hr
ENE
3km/hr
E
5km/hr
E
5km/hr
E
6km/hr
E
6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Next 9 Days

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Wed 27 Sep
15°c
7°c
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon
NW
14km/hr
40%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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of rain
24%
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8%
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8%
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7%
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of rain
37%
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of rain
36%
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of rain
36%
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of rain
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of rain
15%
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12%
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3%
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3%
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of rain
5%
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of rain
6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
ENE
3km/hr
ENE
3km/hr
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5km/hr
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5km/hr
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6km/hr
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6km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
E
6km/hr
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5km/hr
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3km/hr
ENE
3km/hr
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6km/hr
WNW
10km/hr
W
13km/hr
W
13km/hr
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13km/hr
WSW
13km/hr
WSW
11km/hr
WSW
11km/hr
SW
8km/hr
SW
5km/hr
SSW
5km/hr
SSW
3km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Thu 28 Sep
14°c
9°c
Sunshine and clouds mixed
NNW
14km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
9%
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of rain
8%
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of rain
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of rain
5%
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of rain
4%
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of rain
3%
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
2%
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of rain
9%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
71%
chance
of rain
80%
chance
of rain
SE
3km/hr
ESE
3km/hr
ESE
3km/hr
E
3km/hr
ESE
3km/hr
E
3km/hr
ESE
5km/hr
E
3km/hr
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3km/hr
ENE
2km/hr
E
3km/hr
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5km/hr
WNW
10km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
NW
13km/hr
NW
13km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NNW
8km/hr
NNE
8km/hr
N
10km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Fri 29 Sep
14°c
7°c
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon
WNW
21km/hr
90%
chance
of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
20%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
19%
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of rain
20%
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of rain
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11km/hr
NNE
11km/hr
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13km/hr
NNE
14km/hr
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14km/hr
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16km/hr
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16km/hr
NNE
14km/hr
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13km/hr
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14km/hr
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13km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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16km/hr
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18km/hr
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21km/hr
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21km/hr
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18km/hr
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16km/hr
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13km/hr
SW
11km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Sat 30 Sep
14°c
7°c
Partly cloudy skies early
NW
14km/hr
30%
chance
of rain
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15%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
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of rain
17%
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of rain
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chance
of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
34%
chance
of rain
31%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
36%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
SW
6km/hr
SSW
5km/hr
S
5km/hr
SSE
5km/hr
SE
5km/hr
ESE
5km/hr
ESE
6km/hr
ESE
5km/hr
ESE
3km/hr
E
3km/hr
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3km/hr
NE
5km/hr
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8km/hr
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11km/hr
W
14km/hr
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14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
NW
10km/hr
N
8km/hr
NE
6km/hr
ENE
8km/hr
ENE
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Sun 1 Oct
13°c
8°c
Showers early, becoming a steady rain later in the day
N
21km/hr
80%
chance
of rain
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24%
chance
of rain
61%
chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
56%
chance
of rain
69%
chance
of rain
71%
chance
of rain
76%
chance
of rain
75%
chance
of rain
78%
chance
of rain
79%
chance
of rain
79%
chance
of rain
78%
chance
of rain
78%
chance
of rain
78%
chance
of rain
77%
chance
of rain
ENE
8km/hr
ENE
8km/hr
ENE
10km/hr
ENE
10km/hr
E
11km/hr
E
11km/hr
E
11km/hr
ENE
10km/hr
E
8km/hr
E
6km/hr
ENE
6km/hr
NE
8km/hr
NE
10km/hr
N
11km/hr
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13km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
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19km/hr
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21km/hr
W
21km/hr
WSW
21km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
WSW
14km/hr
WSW
13km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Mon 2 Oct
14°c
9°c
Sunshine and clouds mixed
SW
24km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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10:00
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11:00
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74%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
SW
14km/hr
SW
13km/hr
SW
13km/hr
SW
13km/hr
SW
11km/hr
SW
11km/hr
SSW
10km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SSW
8km/hr
SSW
8km/hr
SSW
8km/hr
SW
11km/hr
SW
13km/hr
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16km/hr
WSW
18km/hr
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21km/hr
WSW
24km/hr
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24km/hr
WSW
23km/hr
WSW
21km/hr
SW
18km/hr
SW
14km/hr
SW
13km/hr
SW
11km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Tue 3 Oct
15°c
10°c
Cloudy with showers
WSW
18km/hr
40%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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5:00
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6:00
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7:00
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8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
30%
chance
of rain
39%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
43%
chance
of rain
43%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
46%
chance
of rain
45%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
42%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
36%
chance
of rain
46%
chance
of rain
45%
chance
of rain
45%
chance
of rain
36%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
SW
8km/hr
SW
6km/hr
SW
6km/hr
SSW
8km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
5km/hr
S
6km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
WNW
8km/hr
W
13km/hr
WNW
13km/hr
W
16km/hr
W
18km/hr
W
19km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
WSW
14km/hr
WSW
11km/hr
WSW
10km/hr
WNW
8km/hr
NW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Wed 4 Oct
14°c
9°c
Cloudy
NW
26km/hr
60%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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10:00
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1:00
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2:00
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3:00
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4:00
PM
5:00
PM
6:00
PM
7:00
PM
8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
42%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
39%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
N
8km/hr
N
8km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
13km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NW
16km/hr
NW
18km/hr
NW
21km/hr
NW
23km/hr
NW
24km/hr
NW
26km/hr
NW
27km/hr
NW
26km/hr
NW
26km/hr
NW
24km/hr
NW
21km/hr
WNW
18km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
WNW
16km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground

Thu 5 Oct
13°c
8°c
Cloudy with periods of light rain
W
26km/hr
60%
chance
of rain
Weather Underground
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2:00
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3:00
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4:00
PM
5:00
PM
6:00
PM
7:00
PM
8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
57%
chance
of rain
51%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
52%
chance
of rain
51%
chance
of rain
51%
chance
of rain
50%
chance
of rain
49%
chance
of rain
WNW
16km/hr
W
14km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
W
14km/hr
W
14km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
W
16km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
W
16km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
W
21km/hr
W
23km/hr
W
24km/hr
W
26km/hr
W
26km/hr
W
26km/hr
W
26km/hr
W
23km/hr
W
21km/hr
WSW
18km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
WSW
14km/hr
WSW
11km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by Weather Underground


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Hmm, I think we had 25 km/h

Hmm, I think we had 25 km/h ENE winds for Dunedin yesterday in our forecast. That's average speed mind you, gusts could well have been higher. But yes it did look to be windier then 4.8 km/h I would say!

Unfortuanately looking like showers or rain from afternoon on Saturday.

Thanks heaps for the kind words, we try :)

WW

G'day WW Team. Thank YOU.!!

G'day WW Team. Thank YOU.!! Saturday morning was perfect for the job needing doing. Rain hit about 2pm and hasn't stopped. LOL Welcome to the South. Now bring on the frigid temps. (this week). Chocolate fish for you all ><> ><> ><>

Wicked wind in Dunedin today

WOW it was much windier in Dunedin than the forecasted 4.8 km/hr easterlies. Cold as and the froat didn't melt off the city streets until afternoon. I hope Saturday will be better. Thank you anyway WW Team. You're the greatest and most accurate. AC

Thanks very much for the

Thanks very much for the update, much appreciated. The wind has been tricky for us today in both Hamilton and Dunedin (Hamilton was supposed to get a breeze, it didn't - and you weren't supposed to be as bad as that!). We were actually just speaking to someone in Dunedin yesterday and said how it's the hardest of the 6 main centres to forecast for. We're working hard to find ways to improve our Dunedin/Otago forecasts - hopefully we can make something happen this year to make our forecasts even more accurate. Thanks for your support and kind words!

- Philip D

Fog

Hi Phil As at 2pm today the fog remains around Hamilton although now finally showing signs of lifting. It will probably return in the evening I am guessing Cheers Dave

Hi Dave, really appreciate

Hi Dave, really appreciate your update, it's helpful to our own forecasting. A northerly breeze has arrived in Auckland and is now spreading into Waikato. Fog is not expected tonight due to this breeze. Hopefully we're done with the fog for a few days at least!

Cheers
Phil

 

Back down mate Cheers Dave

Back down mate Cheers Dave

Thanks Dave,Quite normal for

Thanks Dave,
Quite normal for winds to die back at sunset (hence why the fog won't shift on yet) but the northerlies should still come in this evening. If you're awake at 9pm and it's still foggy let us know! The northerly breeze looks like it should be setting in by about then across western and northern Waikato.
Cheers
Phil

 

Not good. I see the latest

Not good. I see the latest post. Not thick but has not gone away all day. Still no wind here Cheers Dave

You are right. Starting to

You are right. Starting to clear a bit east of the city

Fog Records?

Talking with the kids on the way to school, we don't ever remember so many fog days? It's gotta be some sort of number of fog days record for Auckland? What do you reckon? Is there a general fog record, or is it too hard because it's patchy? Ta

Hi there, New Zealand is the

Hi there, New Zealand is the only country in the western world to block historical weather observations from being displayed. This is because NIWA and MetService take taxpayer funding but operate as a commercial business (even when the profits don't go back into the Government). So we cannot answer this for you sorry, you'll need to contact NIWA or MetService directly and ask for their help. In Aussie, US, UK etc, we'd easily be able to answer this for you - or even have it all displayed on our website, seeing as the taxpayers fund it.

The Government is doing a review - but they are stalling now due to the election - it's neverending.

Cheers
WW

Well then...

You can tell the government that they are putting children off STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math - I think those are right!?) by not releasing data that they are actually asking for and want! Really, what kid doesn't like fog?!? They study weather in primary school, and most of those are using devices. If the information is not on these devices (ie how many fog days there are), then it is not enjoyed! I tried Metservice, but their question and answer "service" requires jumping through hoops on fire, or maybe I'm just lazy and don't want yet another password...Certainly wasn't as friendly or easy as this Q & A feature. Righteo, So I'll spend an hour writing to Minister Paul Goldsmith tomorrow and tell him about the children that are demanding the weather data!

Hi there - we'd love your

Hi there - we'd love your support and sorry it's not easy, no other western nation on earth does it this way and it's why we've been campaigning about this for years. You don't need to spend an hour, but a short email like the above would be great. Thank you for your support, it really means a great deal. We may soon start actively asking more WeatherWatch supporters to email Minister Paul Goldsmith now that the Government has become totally incapable of being able to even provide a rough estimated date on when they might even make a decision on this review - ie, will it even be this year?  Very little transparency and closed door discussions that they are refusing to make public.

Have a good weekend and thank you again, open data helps education, employment and the economy. It's why all western nations (except New Zealand) have it - because it collectively helps us all and costs nothing to make it open - the data is already sitting there, funded by you and I the tax payers, but currently only being controlled by commercial sales people at two Government Agencies (NIWA and MetService). That is wrong. The United Nations/World Meteorological Organisation supports open data too.

Cheers.
Philip Duncan

Fog

Hi Chaps - loving all the new things we can look at - great work!!! Would I be correct in hoping there shouldn't be fog in Akld on Tuesday morning. have to fly to Welly for a funeral.

Hi there, thank you for the

Hi there, thank you for the kind feedback, it's appreciated! :)  At this stage Tuesday looks calmer but a light southerly flow should keep any fog away from Auckland and Wellington then. Obviously check closer to the time, but as of today fog wouldn't likely be in our Tuesday morning forecast.  Sorry to hear your news too.

Kind regards

WW

Thanks Guys

Thanks Guys

Our pleasure :) - WW

Our pleasure :)

- WW

WSW gentle breeze

WSW gentle breeze blowing in New Lynn. A magnificent clear sky, beautiful. Amazing how the cumulus blew away!

Announcing a Monarch birth

A healthy strong male monarch hatched this afternoon. He turned into a chrysalis after the shortest day after hanging 3 days. Now hanging waiting for sunshine tomorrow!

10% rain

New Lynn North had 1 shower over part of it earlier this morning with a slight SE breeze , just moved to SW sunny & clear. Strange looking at rain line over abandoned building site. Some puddles, some dry! Gosh you are great at forecasting!

Some impressive big cloud

Some impressive big cloud build ups late morning/lunchtime - they have eased now, much sunnier and nicer now! 

Cheers and thank you :) 
- WW

fog

hi, fly from whangarei to Auckland on 14 july at 7am. what do you think about fog?

Hi there, yes there are some

Hi there, yes there are some fog risks on Friday at 7am but hopefully a developing breeze means any fog will be short lived. Most of the fog should be south of Auckland though, but can't rule out some affecting flights in Auckland or Whangarei but major problems not expected at this point - but definitely worth monitoring.

Cheers

WW

July School Hols

Hey team Should we plan for a wet one or a dry one ;-) July 8th - 25th or thereabouts.

Auckland it be 95% chance it be raining

Auckland it be 95% chance it be raining

Hi there Honestly don't know

Hi there

Honestly don't know much at this stage, it's too far out. Keep an eye on the site here though as Phil with his video's will give regular outlooks as that time frame comes into view a bit more.

Cheers
WW

Abel Tasman coast track

Hey there, walking the Abel Tasman coast track Marahau through to Wainui starting Sunday 2nd July finish up on Thursday 6th July .. looks like a bit of rain going to accompany us or could we maybe get lucky ? Cheers

G'day there Sunday looks a

G'day there

Sunday looks a little debatable, could be a mix of sun and cloud but also the risk of a shower or two. Monday with an easing southwest flow looks a bit easier to decipher, mainly sunny and dry. Tuesday looks good too for the most part however cloud increases from late afternoon then watch for rain to move in overnight. Wednesday sees early rain ease to occasional showers and gusty northwesterly winds, finally on Thursday conditions may improve with the flow tending more southwest, sunny areas and some cloud.

Hope your trip goes well!

Cheers
Aaron

Routeburn Track Late August

Hi, I'm not sure how far in advance you can forecast but I'm thinking about doing the Routeburn Track starting on August 20th. My biggest concern is avalanches and I'll go somewhere else (Heaphy Track) if Routeburn looks dangerous. Can you provide any forecasts on snow falls between now and Aug 20th? Thx!

Hi there No sorry can't give

Hi there

No sorry can't give any information that far out, we mainly deal in the next 5 to 10 day time-frame bracket :D

Hope your tramp goes well when it comes around :)

WW

No worries - I'll ping you

No worries - I'll ping you close to the date and thanks so much for such an awesome service.

All good - and thank you

All good - and thank you :) 

- WW

What are the odds of sea level snow in Christchurch this year?

Hi there, I was just wondering, do you guys think we will see sea level snow in Christchurch this year? I know forecasting snow this far out is nigh on impossible, but I was curious to hear what your gut instinct on this is. Been quite a while since we last had sea level snow settling here in Christchurch. Thanks!

G'day there No gut instinct

G'day there

No gut instinct on snow possibilities to sea level unfortunately in Chch, and your right yes it's pretty much impossible for me to tell. Sorry no good news for you there :(

WW

Fog 29th June Napier to Auckland

Hi is there any chance of fog early in the morning in either Napier or Auckland that could affect flights on Thursday 29th June? Thanks

Hi there, fog is a bit hard

Hi there, fog is a bit hard to forecast too far in advance but the conditions on Thursday have some chance for fog in the North Island but the chances of it being heavy at the airports is only about 25% at this stage. Some chances of a breeze in both Auckland and Napier. It can sometimes form very quickly out of clear sky but a slight breeze is always going to help keep it away. We don't always forecast fog (as it takes a lot of extra time to do, which we don't always have the resources for) but if the chances are moderate to high we try to mention it where we can. At this stage we'd say it's a low chance, keeping in mind the disclaimers we just mentioned!  

Cheers

WW

Nuhaka's rain 26th June 2017

We had a localized downpour this morning for approximate 4 hours receiving 132mm. I have just reconciled my PWS records with my manual records that I still maintain. Screen dump is attached, Cheers Bruce, PS, Can't attach Screen dump, but I have saved as a document, and can send to you if wish, regards

Hi Bruce, wow that's

Hi Bruce, wow that's incredible! Send through to news @ weatherwatch.co.nz so we can take a look and try to add it to the comment.

Thanks very much for the local update, getting reports like this is so helpful not to mention really interesting!
Kind regards
Philip Duncan

Fog

Hi there, is there any chance of large amount of fog during the morning of tomorrow or the morning of the 28th? (Auckland central)

Hi there, at this stage we're

Hi there, at this stage we're not expecting fog in the Auckland area (at least not widespread) due to the light southerly flow. Check back with our forecasts in case this changes, but for now we don't quite have the right conditions for large foggy areas in Auckland. 

Cheers
WW

past weather forecast

Hello, Please could you tell me what the weather was like in Christchurch city around 5pm on 4th June. My son was involved in an accident and said the conditions were foggy but the other person said thats not true the weather was fine. Please can you help. Thank you Denise

Hi Denise Best I can do is

Hi Denise

Best I can do is point you to this page:

https://www.wunderground.com/history/airport/NZCH/2017/6/4/DailyHistory....

These are weather observations from Christchurch airport, 5pm says the temperature was 5.0 degrees celsius with light rain, visibility was good though apparently, no fog.

For something more concrete I would contact either Metservice or NIWA for something quite specific.

Hope that helps!

Cheers
Aaron

frosts

what are the chances of a frost in tauranga tomorrow morning

Hi there Not that great,

Hi there

Not that great, it'll get a bit cool but frosts are not looking very likely. It may get down to 4 or 5 degrees overnight.

Cheers
WW

Fog tomorrow

Hi there, is there any chance of severe fog in Auckland tomorrow potentially impacting flights tomorrow morning?

No chance, too mcuh of a

Very little chance, too much of a breeze. Low cloud possible though but that usually doesn't stop flights in Auckland.

Cheers

WW

The weather forecast for Blue Spring in Putaruru

Hi, can you please give me an update for the weather forecast tomorrow for Blue Spring in Putaruru, we will have a hiking in the area tomorrow. Thanks Rob from Auckland

Hi there - here's our

Hi there - here's our Putaruru forecast (and includes hourly forecasts with % of rain). Generally a 60% chance of showers, which is moderate risk. So yes a few showers possible but nothing too major at this point. Winds from the west to south west.

Cheers
WW

Wanganui Riverside Market

Hi. First time on this site. I juggle weather forecasts every saturday trying to work out whats happening in Wanganui and which report is right as they all vary and mostly wrong. I drive from New Plymouth so two hours away is hard to judge. Tomorrow forecast in Wanganui. Is it worth me going. Thanks for your advice in advance. Cheers