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Weather Forecast for Nelson

Partly cloudy.

Now

16°
Nelson
Observed at 12:33am from:
Cohen place (INELSON26)
Rain (today)WindHumidexHumidityPressure
-mmNNW 5km/h16°58%1040.98hPa

Today

17°
Nelson
Partly cloudy.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindUV IndexSunriseSunset
10%traceNW 14km/h4 (Moderate)5:59pm6:33am

Tonight

8°
Nelson
Partly cloudy.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
10%traceWNW 12km/h6:44am6:23pmFull

Next 24 Hours in Nelson

Next 9 Days in Nelson

Fri 2 Oct
Fri 2 Oct
19°
Day
11°
Night
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun.
NW
16km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun.
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Sat 3 Oct
Sat 3 Oct
22°
Day
11°
Night
Partly cloudy.
WSW
16km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
View hourly forecast
Sun 4 Oct
Sun 4 Oct
22°
Day
10°
Night
Generally clear.
W
17km/h
0%
chance
of rain

trace
Generally clear.
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Mon 5 Oct
Mon 5 Oct
20°
Day
8°
Night
Partly cloudy.
WNW
20km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
View hourly forecast
Tue 6 Oct
Tue 6 Oct
17°
Day
6°
Night
Partly cloudy.
SW
17km/h
20%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
View hourly forecast
Wed 7 Oct
Wed 7 Oct
17°
Day
6°
Night
Partly cloudy.
ENE
13km/h
20%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
View hourly forecast
Thu 8 Oct
Thu 8 Oct
17°
Day
7°
Night
Partly cloudy.
N
13km/h
20%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
View hourly forecast
Fri 9 Oct
Fri 9 Oct
19°
Day
8°
Night
Morning showers.
NW
15km/h
40%
chance
of rain

1.1mm
Morning showers.
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Sat 10 Oct
Sat 10 Oct
20°
Day
9°
Night
Morning showers.
NW
16km/h
30%
chance
of rain

0.2mm
Morning showers.
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mal on 29/09/2020 11:38pm

our station is still off line cheers guys

josh on 28/09/2020 8:38pm

i hear damage in the lower nth island. and winds already strong in auckland getting gales soon i bet. so auckland is somehow affected by the weather bomb. had a few downpours too. i imagined thunder cause thres no thunder in auckland.

Nick on 28/09/2020 8:16pm

Are you aware your “hourly forecasts” duplicate each other when you scroll the page with more than one of these open?
(Chrome and Firefox)
It can be a bit confusing!

WW Forecast Team on 28/09/2020 11:02pm

Hi Nick, thanks for that. We’re making further improvements to the app and web layout in the coming months. We’re also launching RuralWeather.co.nz in APP form which will be helpful 🙂
Cheers for the feedback
– WW

mal on 28/09/2020 7:48pm

hi guys we had a thunder storm last night near us and now our local station looks off line -°
Hoe-O-Tainui (IMORRI7)
N km/h cheers

WW Forecast Team on 28/09/2020 11:01pm

Hi Mal, thanks for letting us know. If it’s still offline in a couple days time please contact us again and we’ll edit it so you receive the next nearest working station. Cheers, WW

Obai on 28/09/2020 6:14am

Hi WW, I just want to know what is the main difference between rain and showers? How can I differentiate or tell if it is rain or a shower?

WW Forecast Team on 28/09/2020 10:50am

Hi Obai

Here’s an article from Phil here on WW back in 2018 🙂

https://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/whats-the-difference-between-rain-and-showers

Cheers
Aaron

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