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Weather Forecast for Whangarei

Partly cloudy.

Now

15°
Whangarei
Observed at 11:54am from:
Whau Valley (IWHANGAR39)
Rain (today)WindHumidexHumidityPressure
-mmWNW 0km/h17°88%1018.96hPa

Today

20°
Whangarei
Partly cloudy.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindUV IndexSunriseSunset
10%traceE 22km/h5 (Moderate)6:38pm6:11am

Tonight

13°
Whangarei
Mostly cloudy.
Rain (chance)Rain (amount)WindMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
10%traceE 15km/h4:41am2:37pmWaxing Gibbous

Next 24 Hours in Whangarei

Next 9 Days in Whangarei

Sun 5 Apr
Sun 5 Apr
19°
Day
11°
Night
Cloudy.
E
19km/h
20%
chance
of rain

trace
Cloudy.
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Mon 6 Apr
Mon 6 Apr
20°
Day
11°
Night
Mostly cloudy.
NE
14km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Mostly cloudy.
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Tue 7 Apr
Tue 7 Apr
21°
Day
12°
Night
Showers.
NW
18km/h
40%
chance
of rain

2mm
Showers.
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Wed 8 Apr
Wed 8 Apr
19°
Day
12°
Night
Partly cloudy.
SW
26km/h
20%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
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Thu 9 Apr
Thu 9 Apr
19°
Day
12°
Night
Morning showers.
SW
25km/h
40%
chance
of rain

0.4mm
Morning showers.
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Fri 10 Apr
Fri 10 Apr
20°
Day
13°
Night
Partly cloudy.
WSW
20km/h
10%
chance
of rain

trace
Partly cloudy.
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Sat 11 Apr
Sat 11 Apr
20°
Day
11°
Night
Afternoon showers.
WNW
28km/h
60%
chance
of rain

1.6mm
Afternoon showers.
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Sun 12 Apr
Sun 12 Apr
19°
Day
11°
Night
Morning showers.
WSW
28km/h
30%
chance
of rain

0.2mm
Morning showers.
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Mon 13 Apr
Mon 13 Apr
19°
Day
12°
Night
Morning showers.
WSW
20km/h
40%
chance
of rain

2.1mm
Morning showers.
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Naoks on 31/03/2020 11:00am

Anyone seen the meteor went towards west around 23:58 today?

Clyde Dawson on 1/04/2020 1:49am

Saw fireball going south to North. What was it?

Tom Hughes-Ross on 29/03/2020 7:39pm

Hi Phil,

Just wondering how far behind in terms of drought we are here in rural north west Auckland (Kumeu area). It feels like we have had quite a bit of rain but I’m surprised to see how dry the ground is still. Thanks, Tom

WW Forecast Team on 29/03/2020 9:45pm

Hey Tom, good question. The rain has been very hit and miss so not everyone has relief. Ultimately we need an 80 to 120mm rain event over a couple days to really make an impact. Even half of that would be very helpful but may not be quite enough to put a nail in this drought event. Showers next 7 days won’t be much, especially with evaporation. Fingers crossed for rain around the middle of April.
Phil D

Andrew Douglas on 29/03/2020 4:45am

Hi Guys – we are based in Twyford Hastings and have seen in some models 100mm+ forecasts and with hail likely. we are pip fruit growers and with large volumes of high vague crop due to harvest this week, can you comment on our likelihood of getting through unscathed ??

WW Forecast Team on 29/03/2020 7:48am

Hi Andrew

If hail comes down tomorrow it will probably be of the smaller variety or maybe none at all. Heavy rain is possible although at this stage it may sit just offshore, it depends on the exact placement of an occluded front which is lying on the coastal fringe tomorrow. If it comes onshore a touch there could be the potential for very heavy rain, but if it’s just offshore it may mean only a few showers or spits.

Tuesday could produce isolated heavy showers with a chance of bigger hail late afternoon / early evening but this may be more inland about the ranges then clearing there at night.

Cheers
Aaron

Andrew on 29/03/2020 1:17am

Hi guys – how many mm of rain do you think Taupo ( kinlock) is due tomorrow afternoon and over what period – considering it says thunderstorms! Concerned farmer !!

WW Forecast Team on 29/03/2020 3:52am

Hi there

Bit of a hit and miss scenario for you tomorrow. Thunderstorms due to their nature means you could get heavy downpours in one area then down the road you may not get much, so a bit hard to put a figure on anything. Isolated heavy falls may deliver 10 to 30mm in a short period of time, perhaps a little more if you are lucky. But on the other end of the scale if you miss it might be a 3 to 5mm kind of day.

Hope it goes your way!

WW

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