Weather Forecast for Rotorua


Summary of Rotorua

Rain.

Forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Now in Rotorua

15°c

Observed at 2:26am from:
Utuhina (IROTORUA15)

Rain (today)1.52mm
WindNE 0km/h
Humidex (Beta)18°c
Humidity95%
Pressure1011.85hPa

Current conditions by The Weather Company

Today in Rotorua

17°c
Rain.
Rain (chance)90%
WindWNW 18km/h
UV Index4 (Moderate)
Sunrise5:52am
Sunset8:08pm

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Tonight in Rotorua

7°c
Skies clearing overnight.
Rain (chance)10%
WindWSW 12km/h
Moonrise12:32am
Moonset10:22am
Moon PhaseWaning Gibbous

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Next 24 Hours in Rotorua

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15%
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of rain
13%
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of rain
13%
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NNW
15km/hr
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15km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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13km/hr
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14km/hr
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16km/hr
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17km/hr
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16km/hr
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18km/hr
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19km/hr
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18km/hr
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17km/hr
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16km/hr
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14km/hr
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13km/hr
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12km/hr
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11km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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8km/hr
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7km/hr
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6km/hr
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6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Next 9 Days in Rotorua

Tue 19 Nov
18°c
7°c
Mostly cloudy.
W
14km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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15%
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0%
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1%
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1%
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2%
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of rain
3%
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of rain
4%
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of rain
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7km/hr
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14km/hr
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12km/hr
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11km/hr
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10km/hr
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9km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Wed 20 Nov
17°c
7°c
Showers.
WNW
16km/hr
70%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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24%
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8km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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14km/hr
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12km/hr
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12km/hr
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11km/hr
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10km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Thu 21 Nov
19°c
7°c
Generally clear.
SW
13km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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0%
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of rain
1%
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of rain
2%
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of rain
3%
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of rain
4%
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of rain
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10km/hr
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8km/hr
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6km/hr
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6km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Fri 22 Nov
21°c
8°c
Generally clear.
WSW
13km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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5%
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of rain
6%
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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
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of rain
2%
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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
0%
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of rain
1%
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of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
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of rain
5%
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of rain
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6km/hr
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12km/hr
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11km/hr
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9km/hr
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8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sat 23 Nov
24°c
10°c
Generally clear.
WSW
12km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
8%
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of rain
8%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
3%
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of rain
1%
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of rain
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of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
WSW
7km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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11km/hr
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10km/hr
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10km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
WSW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sun 24 Nov
25°c
12°c
Generally clear.
WSW
15km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
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of rain
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of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
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of rain
5%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
1%
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of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
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of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
WSW
8km/hr
WSW
7km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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9km/hr
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10km/hr
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11km/hr
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12km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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14km/hr
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13km/hr
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12km/hr
WSW
11km/hr
WSW
10km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Mon 25 Nov
25°c
11°c
Partly cloudy.
WSW
14km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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10:00
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11:00
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6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
0%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
WSW
10km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
WSW
9km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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9km/hr
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10km/hr
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10km/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
WSW
13km/hr
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12km/hr
SW
11km/hr
SW
10km/hr
SW
8km/hr
SSW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Tue 26 Nov
23°c
11°c
Partly cloudy.
W
12km/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
PM
5%
chance
of rain
6%
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
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
7km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
SSW
6km/hr
SW
6km/hr
SW
6km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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8km/hr
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8km/hr
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9km/hr
WNW
10km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
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12km/hr
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12km/hr
WNW
12km/hr
WNW
12km/hr
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12km/hr
WNW
10km/hr
NW
9km/hr
NW
8km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Wed 27 Nov
23°c
13°c
Partly cloudy.
WNW
17km/hr
20%
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
PM
7%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
NW
7km/hr
NW
7km/hr
NW
7km/hr
NW
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
WNW
7km/hr
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7km/hr
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7km/hr
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9km/hr
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10km/hr
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11km/hr
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13km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
15km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
WNW
17km/hr
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17km/hr
WNW
17km/hr
WNW
17km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
WNW
15km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
13km/hr
WNW
13km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company


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Comments

non stop wet weather

will it ever stop raining in south Otago long enough to get our crops planted and do silage and balage ? thanks

From the 22nd looks fairly

From the 22nd looks fairly dry barring the potential for a few spits on the 23rd. There's some potential for a little bit of wet weather till then :(

Cheers
Aaron

Wind

Will it ever stop or shall I move before I start killing gods

It's the Spring equinox.

It's the Spring equinox. October-November are always windy.

The equinox is a moment in

The equinox is a moment in time and the spring equinox is always in September

New Zealand is a windy

New Zealand is a windy country for the most part, but we have our good days now and then :)

Aaron

Saturday 16/11

Hi guys, Hows Saturday looking for Auckland? We have a cricket game and looking at the rain maps there seems no rain but the forecast suggests some rain? Thanks a lot Allen

Morning Allen, it's looking

Morning Allen, it's looking mainly dry but rain and showers south of Auckland might come up as far north as the Auckland region for a time - so we can't say a totally dry day (even though it does look mainly dry). Based on the rain maps right now it looks like you should be able to play but it's a little borderline as to how far north these showers might go. It's on your side for now though!

Cheers
Phil D

high risk

metservice has a high risk of thunderstorms for auckland tommorow morning. and i dont know why. please explain to me? cause we have had plenty of thunder this week.

Hi there Probably best to ask

Hi there

Probably best to ask them about their thunderstorm outlook I would think?

There may be a risk about Auckland, looking higher for Northland. Either way that front is starting to weaken a little as it approaches. We'll have to wait and see!

Cheers
Aaron

Naysayers

Hi guys. I don't know what many people's problems are with your forecasts. You had your rain percentage indicator jump hugely for 7am this morning and it started raining outside my front door at 6.48am. 12 minutes out for a prediction - pretty damn good in my opinion! If you could make it hold off for about another half-an-hour whilst I walk to work though, that would be great. Couple of extra thunderstorms wouldn't go amiss either...... Continuing great work will be appreciated!

Weather in Kumeu on 16th November

Hi WW team :) One of my work colleagues is getting married this weekend so of course we're all hoping the weather behaves on their big day. What is the current outlook? Thanks!

Hi there Looks like a mostly

Hi there

Looks like a mostly sunny morning then some cloud at times from afternoon. There may be a brief shower or two from afternoon but these look to be mainly staying south of Auckland so hopefully a dry day for you guys.

Winds moderate from the northwest and a high of 21 to 22 degrees.

Cheers
Aaron

rain

it was raining heavly when it was thundering this morning. and its still raining now i thought it was gonna clear up but hasnt yet.

Thunderstorms and Hail

Hi At 6am this morning your weather for today predicted heavy rain , thunderstorms and hail for Auckland. Ive checked it again at 9am and it says showers clearing. Has the more severe weather moved elsewhere now? My children are climbing the trees at tree adventures in woodhill today and i was worried about the severe weatther!

east

it was thundering here in east auckland. some hail and heavy rain too. must of been a isolated thudnerstorm dont you think

The isolated thunderstorms

The isolated thunderstorms have now mostly passed (around 7 to 8amam). Hopefully no more thunderstorms for them and only increasing sunny spells today :)

Cheers
WW

thunder

hey weatherwatch it was thundering here in east auckland south east with hail ,heavy rain . but no where else. just like yesterdays thunderstorms it was raining elsewhere but not here. sunday we had a bit of rain but not much with that storm so odd. but this morning was quite awesome.

Exactly. Auckland is big,

Exactly. Auckland is big, thunderstorms are small. When will people realise that it might not affect them directly but will affect someone 5kms down the road from them. Can't blame the forecast as it was correct. Well done Weatherwatch for getting the forecast right time after time even when it's hard to predict weather like thunderstorms.

true

weatherwatch nz tells us that the storms can be isolate. some people just dont believe that and think " no they wont be isolated. they will be widespread." weatherwatch nz was right. the storms was isolated. i managed to hear thunder from all the storms from sunday,monday and tuesday.

odd

hi here in east auckland its been cloudy the whole day. then at 2pm i heard 2-5 rumbles of thunder. but no rain. why didnt it rain when it started thundering at 2pm? was it a hunderstorm without rain or what? just asking.

I didn't even know there was

I didn't even know there was a thunderstorm yesterday as it was that far east, so when I looked at the forecast I thought it was all wrong, but in fact it was totally correct, just for certain parts of Auckland, not where I was exactly.

You were just out of the

You were just out of the rain, the rain was a touch more to the east. Check out this radar animation here:

https://www.metservice.com/maps-radar/rain-radar/auckland-24hr

You can see the rain mostly sticks just out to the east of Auckland.

Cheers
Aaron

thanks

thanks alot. but at least i was close enough to hear the thunder. I see another round of thunderstorms is possible tommorow cool.

Frost

Is Frost predicted for Cust Canterbury tonight? Im away from home and have hundreds of plants I would need to travel and cover. Thanks

Hi there, you should try our

Hi there, you should try our new website www.RuralWeather.co.nz as we do have a Frost Forecaster (beta mode). It's still a work in progress but gives you nice graphs specifically for your location.  (pleaste note it may take first time users 10 seconds to load all the data first time you use it). At this stage frosts don't look too likely with lows down around 6 or 7 degrees (maybe a couple lower in more sheltered areas).

Cheers

WW

Noticing something here

Hello WW I've been seeing a lot of referencing to MetService for storm info. Why the change? You all have been outstanding in your forecasting in the past years I've relied on you for weather reports. Does this mean we need to make a transition to their site? Help a supporter understand. Thanks Team.

Hi there, NZ tax payers fund

Hi there, NZ tax payers fund thunderstorm outlooks via MetService. We will be including them on our website and app at some time in 2020 so you don't have to go to two websites. :) With MetService now being aggressively commercially taken on by Niwa, another tax funded agency, we are throwing more public support towards MetService in some areas, such as tax funded thunderstorm outlooks and severe thunderstorm warnings. We don't believe Niwa should even be touching weather forecasts, let alone commercially doing it.

Cheers for the support
WW

tommorow

you guys changed the forecast from thunder to just showers the other day. while metservice in their forecast for tommorow says periods of rain with possible thunderstorms? will there be thunder tommorow or no? just asking. had a couple of downpours here in east auckland already. waiting for some thunder. thanks

Hi there, thanks for your

Hi there, thanks for your questions but we can't keep non stop replying to questions about our daily forecasts sorry - what we have published is our current best thinking and the hourly data is updated every 15 minutes on top of that. Weather is changeable - it always will be, so the forecasts show the current best thinking. Use MetService's severe thunderstorm outlook (not their Auckland forecast but their national thunderstorm outlook and warnings map) as well to help you make sense of it all.

Cheers,

WW Team

P.s

i also took a look at rural weather . nz and that has a thudnerstorm icon for tommorow. again sorry for giving you guys too much

sorry about that

sorry about that. i did see the thunderstorm outlook and we under moderate risk again tommorow. but sorry about the annoymous questions wont happen again. i always seem to rely on you guys since weatherwatch i reakon is the best forecasters ever. sorry if i been giving you too much.

It's ok, no worries at all,

It's ok, no worries at all, glad you're finding us reliable :) Thanks heaps for the support.
Cheers

WW

your welcome

your welcome. and i am certainly hearing thunder :)

what risk will sundays storms be

do you think for auckland there may eb a low risk or moderate risk or high risk. just wanted to know. cause i have a party on sunday and we were gonna have it outdoor but we gonna have to shorten it now due to the threat of lightning.

Keep an eye on our detailed

Keep an eye on our detailed forecasts and MetService thunderstorm outlooks and plan accordingly.

- WW

Ok thanks

thank you.

mondays forecast

i see that mondays forecast has changed to ocassional showers. but still has a thunderstorm icon whys that?

That's a mistake, thanks for

That's a mistake, thanks for letting us know! :)

WW

tornado

will the possible thunderstorms in the weekend for auckland have tornadoes? i hope not.

A small spinup is possible

A small spinup is possible but the likelyhood of anything affecting you even if one does drop for a brief moment is very very small. Basically I wouldn't worry about it, more chance of getting in a crash somewhere driving on the road and we don't worry about that so much. Should be all good.

Cheers
Ww

thanks

thanks if any does form i hope they form as waterspouts out at sea. so it can be safe to watch them and not overland. i already experieced a tornado (may 2011) which hit albany. and do not wanna experience one again

Queenstown half marathon

Hi there, we are looking forward to running the Queenstown half marathon next Friday. The weather doesn’t look great at this stage, any further insights? Thanks v much. Renee

Hi there Renee. The good news

Hi there Renee. The good news is that in spring the timing of rain bands can be tricky within 24 hours let alone 7 or 8 days out, so there's a chance the rain won't fall duign the time of the half marathon. The bad news is that, currently, the forecast and data suggest heavy rain is very likely on the West Coast and that will 'spillover' into Queenstown. It's all about timing of that front - it may zip through early then clear and be dry, or it may linger and bring some rain - so keep an eye on the chance of rain (%) in our 10 day Queenstown forecast.

All the best!

Cheers
Phil 

Thanks phil

Fingers crossed

i suspect spooks and sparks at the trust

i suspect spooks and sparks at the trust stadium will have to be cancelled due to the wet and thundery weather?

Hi there, we don't know what

Hi there, we don't know what their criteria is for it to be called off. Saturday afternoon is a bit tricky to lock in, more than likely it will be decided on the day. Keep an eye on our detailed forecasts plus hourly percentage/chance of rain for Henderson.

Cheers
WW

Severe thunderstorms

Hi there any severe thunderstorms for auckland this weekend

Hi there, we do have some

Hi there, we do have some ingredients for thunderstorms this weekend, the risk increases on Sunday. As for severe, at this stage probably not - but worth keeping an eye on MetService's thunderstorm outlook too as the weather will be unstable in many regions over the coming days.

Cheers

WW

Saturday 9/11

Hi team, We have an important game of cricket this Saturday. I see the forecast is changing and the precipitation % is dropping. Is there a chance of having a dry period on Saturday in Auckland? Cheers Allen