Weather Forecast for Alexandra


Alexandra Summary

Periods of light rain early.

Forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Now

17°c

Observed at 11:03pm from:
Don Place Alexandra (IOTAGOAL5)

Rain (today)0.25mm
WindE 0km/h
Humidex (Beta)19°c
Humidity75%
Pressure1017.27hPa

Current conditions by The Weather Company

Tonight

12°c
Periods of light rain early.
Rain (chance)60%
WindNE 7km/h
Moonrise10:52am
Moonset12:53am
Moon PhaseWaxing Crescent

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Tomorrow

23°c
Rain.
Rain (chance)80%
WindSSW 14km/h
UV Index8 (Very High)
Sunrise5:48am
Sunset9:24pm

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Next 24 Hours

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10:00
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2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
48%
chance
of rain
63%
chance
of rain
86%
chance
of rain
91%
chance
of rain
90%
chance
of rain
65%
chance
of rain
57%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
ENE
4km/hr
NE
3km/hr
NNE
4km/hr
N
4km/hr
NNW
3km/hr
NNW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NNW
4km/hr
S
4km/hr
SSE
4km/hr
S
5km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
11km/hr
S
12km/hr
S
13km/hr
S
14km/hr
S
14km/hr
S
12km/hr
S
10km/hr
S
8km/hr
SSW
7km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Next 9 Days

Fri 14 Dec
23°c
11°c
Rain.
SSW
14km/hr
80%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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11:00
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2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
48%
chance
of rain
63%
chance
of rain
86%
chance
of rain
91%
chance
of rain
90%
chance
of rain
65%
chance
of rain
57%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
ENE
4km/hr
NE
3km/hr
NNE
4km/hr
N
4km/hr
NNW
3km/hr
NNW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NW
3km/hr
NNW
4km/hr
S
4km/hr
SSE
4km/hr
S
5km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
11km/hr
S
12km/hr
S
13km/hr
S
14km/hr
S
14km/hr
S
12km/hr
S
10km/hr
S
8km/hr
SSW
7km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sat 15 Dec
25°c
12°c
Generally clear.
SSW
13km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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8:00
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
SSW
5km/hr
SW
5km/hr
SW
4km/hr
WSW
4km/hr
SW
4km/hr
SW
4km/hr
SW
4km/hr
WSW
4km/hr
SW
4km/hr
SW
4km/hr
SSW
5km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
S
7km/hr
S
7km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
10km/hr
S
11km/hr
S
13km/hr
S
14km/hr
SSE
14km/hr
SSE
13km/hr
SSE
10km/hr
SSE
8km/hr
SSE
6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sun 16 Dec
27°c
13°c
Partly cloudy.
N
7km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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8:00
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
SSE
5km/hr
S
4km/hr
S
3km/hr
SSW
3km/hr
SSW
3km/hr
WSW
3km/hr
W
2km/hr
WNW
3km/hr
NNW
3km/hr
N
4km/hr
N
4km/hr
N
4km/hr
NNE
4km/hr
NE
4km/hr
E
4km/hr
SSE
5km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
7km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
5km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Mon 17 Dec
27°c
15°c
Generally clear.
NNW
16km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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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
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10:00
PM
11:00
PM
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
SSW
5km/hr
SW
5km/hr
WSW
4km/hr
WNW
4km/hr
WNW
5km/hr
NW
5km/hr
NW
6km/hr
NNW
6km/hr
NNW
7km/hr
NNW
8km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NNW
12km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NW
15km/hr
NW
16km/hr
NW
16km/hr
NNW
16km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Tue 18 Dec
23°c
12°c
Showers.
NW
21km/hr
60%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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4:00
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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
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
54%
chance
of rain
61%
chance
of rain
39%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NNW
16km/hr
NNW
17km/hr
NNW
19km/hr
NW
21km/hr
NW
22km/hr
NW
20km/hr
NW
18km/hr
NW
16km/hr
NW
13km/hr
W
13km/hr
WSW
14km/hr
WSW
12km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SW
9km/hr
SW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Wed 19 Dec
17°c
9°c
Rain.
SSE
9km/hr
60%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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7:00
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9:00
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11:00
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12:00
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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
24%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
43%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
62%
chance
of rain
63%
chance
of rain
64%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
58%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
61%
chance
of rain
61%
chance
of rain
60%
chance
of rain
61%
chance
of rain
62%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
58%
chance
of rain
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
7km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
5km/hr
S
5km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
6km/hr
S
6km/hr
SSE
6km/hr
SSE
6km/hr
SSE
7km/hr
SSE
8km/hr
SSE
8km/hr
SSE
8km/hr
SE
9km/hr
SE
9km/hr
SE
10km/hr
SE
9km/hr
SE
9km/hr
SE
8km/hr
SE
6km/hr
SE
6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Thu 20 Dec
21°c
10°c
Mostly cloudy.
N
8km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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6:00
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7:00
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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12:00
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2:00
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3:00
PM
4:00
PM
5:00
PM
6:00
PM
7:00
PM
8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
57%
chance
of rain
36%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
SE
5km/hr
ESE
4km/hr
ESE
4km/hr
E
4km/hr
ENE
4km/hr
NE
4km/hr
NNE
4km/hr
NNE
4km/hr
NNE
5km/hr
NNE
5km/hr
N
5km/hr
N
5km/hr
N
5km/hr
N
5km/hr
NNW
6km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
S
7km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
9km/hr
S
9km/hr
S
8km/hr
S
7km/hr
SSE
6km/hr
SSE
6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Fri 21 Dec
18°c
9°c
Cloudy.
NW
12km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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7:00
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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12:00
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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
22%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
35%
chance
of rain
35%
chance
of rain
34%
chance
of rain
30%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
SSW
6km/hr
W
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
W
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
NW
7km/hr
NW
8km/hr
NW
8km/hr
NNW
9km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NW
11km/hr
NW
11km/hr
WNW
12km/hr
WNW
12km/hr
W
12km/hr
W
11km/hr
W
9km/hr
W
8km/hr
WNW
7km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sat 22 Dec
17°c
8°c
Afternoon showers.
WSW
11km/hr
40%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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7:00
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9:00
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10:00
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AM
12:00
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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
24%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
31%
chance
of rain
31%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
46%
chance
of rain
47%
chance
of rain
48%
chance
of rain
49%
chance
of rain
51%
chance
of rain
51%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
WNW
7km/hr
WNW
6km/hr
W
6km/hr
W
5km/hr
W
5km/hr
W
5km/hr
WNW
6km/hr
NW
6km/hr
WNW
5km/hr
WSW
6km/hr
SW
7km/hr
WSW
8km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
SW
9km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SSW
11km/hr
SSW
11km/hr
SSW
10km/hr
SSW
9km/hr
SSW
8km/hr
SSW
6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company


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Comments

Hi Paul Actually this fog is

Hi Paul

Actually this fog is being generated in exactly the same way! - very high humidity, high dewpoints (basically at the point where clouds form at ground level) and all in the centre of a large low.   In fact we're kicking ourselves for not having fog in the forecast as we were expecting it in Auckland and told one authority yesterday but failed to put it in our forecast yesterday for today - so apologies to our readers for that.  Was an oversight with so much focus on the heavy rain to the east and south of Auckland.

Basically the air is so saturated that we're seeing clouds forming (and rain drops forming) right down at ground level (that's why the rain is so fine/light).  However slightly heavier showers are expected this afternoon.

The fog we're more used to in the upper North Island is usually caused by large highs when the wind is calm.  But these lows over the past month have been huge - the same size as some highs - so the centres are very weak with very little wind.  Exactly what we're seeing today - and may see again next week (although the next big low is predicted to cross the South Island and not the upper North Island).

Cheers

Philip Duncan

Thanks Phil

Interesting to note that the amount of fog Auckland is having this winter, correct me if I’m wrong, but on average Auckland usually has three really thick foggy days durring winter…

Definitely been more than

Definitely been more than usual this year - you're quite right, normally only a few foggy mornings - we've had about 6 or 7 now.

Have a story tomorrow morning around 7am about Auckland's recent fog

 

Metservice are always full of

Metservice are always full of crap I would never believe their inaccurate forecasts

Metservice

How come sometimes your forecast differs from metservice. Like for thursday, july 26 you say here sunny day while metservice forecasts showers showing two raindrops and no sun in the icon. sometimes it is just confusing which one to follow. does your data come from different sources?

Different sources, different forecasters

Predicting the weather is not an exact science.  If it was a simple as applying the rules of physics, every forecast would be 100% accurate.

But you have to do deal with the factor of time as well.  Where is a particular weather maker going to be at a particular time.  What will that system look like.  Will it have the same amount of moisture to work with when it gets here, will it have the same amount of energy, etc

Every forecaster uses their education and experience when they look at the data to make up a forecast.  And yes, our data does come from different sources.

As far as which one to follow, well that's up to you.  You have to determine which of us is more accurate and more effective in providing the information you want.  It's just like us when we forecast.  We learn over time which model is more accurate and go with that one.

Cheers
Howard

Thanks. I do like that you

Thanks. I do like that you break up your forecast for the day in three periods given the crazy Auckland weather.

cheers

11 tonight sounds a little

11 tonight sounds a little too high,though quite cloudy the movement is still SW and no surface wind as well,maybe it will drop say to 6-7c then rise in the early hours.

 Yep, agree - we were

 Yep, agree - we were counting on that wind to pick up a little more but it didnt quite get there, so warmer than last night but not as warm as earlier predicted...half way!

- WW

Too cloudy tomorrow night??

Have booked to go to Auck Observatory tomorrow night (Friday). There is opportunity to look through telescope after the presentation but only if it's not too cloudy. What are your thoughts, too cloudy tomorrow night or do we have a reasonable chance??

Hi there, at this stage

Hi there, at this stage passing clouds moving in a breezy nor'easter.  Cloudier weather moves in on Saturday so hopefully you'll be ok for Friday evening... 75% chance of clear spells tomorrow night.

Cheers

WW

Fog in Akl tomorrow?

Hi please you you tell me chances of fog in Akl tomorrow a.m. We are flying into Akl at 7.50 on way overseas.....
Thanks

At this stage we aren't

At this stage we aren't expecting fog tomorrow thanks to an east to north east wind which will be building.  Check our site again this evening for our latest update but at this stage it's not in the forecast.

Kind regards
WW

west, south, north & east auckland?

Cheers for having this website, but is it possible to have the different areas in Auckland.
As in West Ak, North of the bridge, south Ak and those out East.

Auckland covers a huge area. It maybe raining out south and be sunny in West Ak and visa versa etc etc. but the Auckland coverage data doesn't say that...

cheers.

Actually you'd be surprised

Actually you'd be surprised how similar each part of Auckland is, unless we have a stuck weather pattern (like a low to the north that brings rain north of the harbour bridge).  When we say showers that can mean sunny spells in some suburbs, showers in others - fine tuning it to north, west, south etc - would make little difference in improving accuracy (we've trialled it a few times internally).   As then it would be showery in some parts of West Auckland but maybe not the suburb - or even street - you live in. 

What we are planning on doing is making a better temperature spread - as certainly West Auckland has more extremes than say the CBD.  We also make specific mention in particular regions (north, south, the bombays, north of whangaparoa etc) when the weather truly is different.   To get the level of detail you want you need to be active in watching the rain radars, the wind maps, the rain maps etc - as that will give you that personalised forecast specific to your place - on top of the forecasts we provide, which are already the most detailed forecasts around that aren't computer generated.

Kind regards

Philip Duncan

Philip & Team - thanks

Philip,

Thank you for your reply and explanation back to me.
It is very much appreciated what a great job you and your team do for us all.

Look forward to seeing the new stuff that you are working on re temps in the regions in Auckland.

Thanks again :-)

Absolutely my pleasure - or

Absolutely my pleasure - or rather, our pleasure!  We're always looking for ways to make our forecasts more accurate - so ideas are always welcome :)

Thanks heaps for your support - it means a great deal to us all!

Cheers

Phil

Winds at Clarks Beach

Getting very strong gusty winds out here at Clarks Beach (on the Manukau Harbour, South Auckland). Hard to believe there are no storm weather warnings for Auckland: the whole house moved and creaked during one gust. It feels like it has gotten worse in the last half hour.

Rain for Auckland

Got heavier this afternoon instead of easing, saw the sun outlined for a few minutes earlier this afternoon.

Never believe the 5th day,its

Never believe the 5th day,its always as pleasant temperatures and sun,ending up changed to wet and windy and a range of 6-13 instead:-)

Hi, what's the weather going

Hi, what's the weather going to be like on Saturday and Sunday, July 21st - 22nd?
Cheers, keep up the good work :)

Hi! And thank you...

...for your kind words.  We appreciate it.

Next weekend is looking a bit unsettled at this point.  Plenty of clouds and some light showers are possible on Saturday.  Then a better chance for showers comes in for Sunday.  Daytime highs should be in the mid teens.

I don't have a whole lot of confidence in this forecast though.  We will have a huge area of high pressure sitting over us for much of the upcoming week.  If it doesn't move off as quick as expected, which highs certainly do sometimes, then next weekend could end up being a lot more settled.

Stay tuned...

HJ

Something wrong with rain map?

Is there something wrong with the rain map? It shows Saturday and Sunday clear for the whole country :-)

Yep it does look a little

Yep it does look a little empty doesn't it!  We've logged a ticket with Weathermap.co.nz so hopefully will be resolved soon.

Cheers

WW

Overnight lows for Auckland

Do you have the overnight temperatures for Auckland for the last 6 weeks? Where would I locate that information?

Hi there - NIWA will be

Hi there - NIWA will be documenting all the lows, so you're best to go to the climate centre at www.niwa.co.nz to get all the info you need.  We dont keep historical data but we do archive our news stories.

Kind regards

Philip Duncan 

Patch of Gloom

Moving northward, sunny in New Lynn again now it has moved. Butterflies flying.

Calm with anticyclonic gloom

Calm with anticyclonic gloom moving in (clouds drifting in from the west).better they arrive at night than the day.

We agree - makes for warm

We agree - makes for warm nights but miserable days

- PD

Meteor? out at sea

I was walking my dog on karioitahi beach approx 80km south west of auckland and just saw a meteor? plummet from the sky , a large orange ball traveling extremely fast went behind the cloud front followed by a bright flash on the horizon . did anyone else happen to see this or have another explanation ?

Meteor? Out at Sea

Hi, yes i saw it too when i was driving home - completely buzzed me out. I managed to make it home in time for my family to witness it as well.

meteor sighting

Nelson aprox 6.15 pm last night 10/07/2012

We saw a huge orange/red fireball plummet from the sky heading south and disapeared behind Mt Arthur, in the west. As it was descending there was a bright red flash across the sea from Ruby Bay to Tahunanui beach... It gave us such a fright that we phoned the police as we were concerned it may have been a plane on fire ! The police came and assured us no planes were missing off the radar ( thankfully!) and thought it was propobaly a meteor. They thanked us for our concern tho and said to always let them know about anything that could be of concern in the future. There had a been a few concerned people phoned them also that had seen the exact same thing. Crazy.

Wow - sounds like a meteor. 

Wow - sounds like a meteor.  No other reports that we've heard of though

- WW

Hi there - we take that back,

Hi there - we take that back, we had two other sightings of this meteor over Auckland. :)

- WW

Meteor

Saw strange red glow this morning looking out towards Beachlands Maraetai area.
May have been the meteor as it looked very different from the usual sunrise.

Hi how is the weather like on

Hi how is the weather like on Monday 16 July? I have a 7am flight to Christchurch and a return flight the same day evening

Hi there - at this stage a

Hi there - at this stage a front wil be crossing the country with fairly breezy westerlies.  No fog in the forecast with that front expected.

Regards

WW

wind

So very still in New Lynn, Flags hang limply.

-1?

Hi WW!

Is that overnight low for real? Very rare for us to get beolw zero!

EEK!

Yeah, I’m wondering that too?

Yeah,

I’m wondering that too? I'm guessing that is for rural Auckland.

Hi there - some inland parts

Hi there - some inland parts of urban Auckland have been down to -1 for the past few mornings.  Rural areas too. But coldest (and in summer our hottest) conditions are usually in West Auckland, like Henderson.

Frosts may be done now - slight risk tonight but conditions are generally trending warmer and cloudier now that the centre of the high has passed Auckland to our east - that means our southerly flow will start to turn northerly.

Cheers

Philip Duncan

Hi, hows Saturday the 14th of

Hi, hows Saturday the 14th of July looking?
Cheers, keep up the good work!

Hi there! It looks like it

Hi there!

It looks like it will be settled during the first half of the day.  Winds will increase and rain will become likely toward sunset.

Keep in mind though, that's a week off.  That's a very preliminary forecast.

Cheers, WW

 

Ah, so it looks like Friday

Ah, so it looks like Friday will be the last day for this fine weather we are having?
That's too bad :(

Frost

Hi with this clear cold weather is there a chance of FROST Tks eel

Hi there - please see

Hi there - please see comments just below!
Cheers

WW

Foggy night

Was a very foggy last night in New Lynn and further South. We have wall to wall blue sky & sunshine a brisk SW wind blowing since 8:30:AM
Green Bay had fog for all of yesterday and last night, they are delighted to have sunshine today!

Frost

Hi Guys,

What chance is there of a frost overnight tonight (Friday 6th) in the Auckland area?

Could be close but probably

Could be close but probably not too likely - some sheltered valleys may receive a very light one with lows dropping down to around 3 degrees.

Cheers

WW

Fog

Hi There,

Have a 7am flight to Palmerston North tomorrow (Saturday) Morning From Auckland. What is the risk of Fog reoccurring for another day?