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Weather Forecast for Taupo

Clear. Breezy South to Sou'West winds.

Now

13°
Taupo
Observed at 5:31am from:
Nukuhau (ITAUPO22)
Rain (today)WindHumidexHumidityPressure
1.3mmSSW 20km/h13°61%1013.41hPa

Today

16°
Taupo
Partly cloudy. Breezy West to Sou'West winds.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindUV IndexSunriseSunset
10%traceWSW 17km/h3 (Moderate)6:45pm5:44am

Tonight

7°
Taupo
Partly cloudy. Light Westerly winds.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
10%traceW 11km/h12:10am9:29amWaxing Crescent

Next 24 Hours in Taupo

Next 9 Days in Taupo

Sun 18 Apr
Sun 18 Apr
17°
Day
7°
Night
Partly cloudy. Light Westerly winds.
W
12km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy. Light Westerly winds.
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Mon 19 Apr
Mon 19 Apr
16°
Day
13°
Night
Rain developing during the afternoon. Light Nor'East winds.
NE
12km/h
90%
chance
of rain

15mm
Rain developing during the afternoon. Light Nor'East winds.
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Tue 20 Apr
Tue 20 Apr
17°
Day
11°
Night
Rain. Light Nor'West winds.
NW
11km/h
80%
chance
of rain

4.9mm
Rain. Light Nor'West winds.
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Wed 21 Apr
Wed 21 Apr
18°
Day
9°
Night
Mostly sunny. Calm/Variable winds.
WSW
7km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Mostly sunny. Calm/Variable winds.
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Thu 22 Apr
Thu 22 Apr
17°
Day
11°
Night
Showers. Light Northerly winds.
N
10km/h
60%
chance
of rain

7mm
Showers. Light Northerly winds.
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Fri 23 Apr
Fri 23 Apr
16°
Day
8°
Night
Morning showers. Light Westerly winds.
W
12km/h
30%
chance
of rain

0.2mm
Morning showers. Light Westerly winds.
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Sat 24 Apr
Sat 24 Apr
15°
Day
6°
Night
Partly cloudy. Light Westerly winds.
W
12km/h
20%
chance
of rain

2.1mm
Partly cloudy. Light Westerly winds.
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Sun 25 Apr
Sun 25 Apr
13°
Day
7°
Night
Showers. Breezy West to Nor'West winds.
WNW
15km/h
40%
chance
of rain

4mm
Showers. Breezy West to Nor'West winds.
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Mon 26 Apr
Mon 26 Apr
13°
Day
5°
Night
Showers. Light Sou'West winds.
SW
13km/h
50%
chance
of rain

2.1mm
Showers. Light Sou'West winds.
View hourly forecast

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Max KEHOE on 16/04/2021 7:39pm

There are many keen shooters scanning your forecasts for the forecast for may 1st and 2nd which is the 2021 opening weekend. Could you provide a guess if thats acceptable language in your trade. Principally Thames area

Ellen on 15/04/2021 10:41pm

It is cloudy and spitting in New Lynn, Auckland but your forecast is mainly sunny and 10% rain?

WW Forecast Team on 16/04/2021 1:57am

Probably quite accurate Ellen – basically nothing was recorded as rainfall (a trace) and the rain radar shows just one tiny spec of a shower barely detectable in an otherwise dry sky in the entire Auckland region (a few clouds moved through between 10am and 11am with a few spits under one cloud).
Cheers
– WW

Phillip Smith on 15/04/2021 4:43am

Hi Phil just looking on the met service and they have t/storms for the horowhenua for friday evening , yet you have sun and cloud. So whos right?
Kindest regards Phil

WW Forecast Team on 15/04/2021 9:14pm

No one yet! Won’t know until Friday evening. While there is some chance of a thunderstorm (https://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/maps-radars/lightning/thunderstorm-risk) the risk is considered fairly low and isolated.
Cheers
Phil

Jo on 14/04/2021 11:45pm

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WW Forecast Team on 15/04/2021 2:12am

Hi Jo, we’ve already spoken to the ad agency about removing that ad unit and we hope it will be gone soon. We’re a free service – we need advertising to provide this free service, but we are bringing in a paywall in the future which will give people the option of removing most ads too.
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Lee on 13/04/2021 9:24pm

Hi guys. You must have an aeroplane up in the sky flying just before the fronts that come over us. Your forecast this morning for Auckland was that the rain would arrive at 9am. It started absolutely pouring down outside my window in Grey Lynn at 9.01am. Astounding accuracy! Keep up the top notch work!

WW Forecast Team on 14/04/2021 2:58am

Hey Lee, thanks so much for the feedback! It’s amazing how accurate our rainfall data is (the NZ Govt confirmed last year it’s the most accurate in NZ which is very exciting). The computers and systems we’re using at IBM map the atmosphere every 15 minutes across the globe so in the same way that Google has mapped the earth, WeatherWatch/IBM has mapped the atmosphere 🙂 Today’s set up can be a bit hit and miss, so not everyone may have experienced perfect accuracy but it’s so great to get feedback like this.
– WW

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