Weather Forecast for Whangamata


Summary of Whangamata

Rain.

Forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Now in Whangamata

17°c

Observed at 1:57pm from:
Whangamata (IWHANGAM3)

Rain (today)20.32mm
WindNE 10km/h
Humidex (Beta)20°c
Humidity89%
Pressure989.16hPa

Current conditions by The Weather Company

Today in Whangamata

16°c
Rain.
Rain (chance)80%
WindENE 31km/h
UV Index4 (Moderate)
Sunrise6:33am
Sunset7:32pm

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Tonight in Whangamata

12°c
Showers.
Rain (chance)70%
WindSSE 28km/h
Moonrise8:41pm
Moonset7:23am
Moon PhaseWaning Gibbous

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Next 24 Hours in Whangamata

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89%
chance
of rain
83%
chance
of rain
34%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
78%
chance
of rain
75%
chance
of rain
59%
chance
of rain
58%
chance
of rain
52%
chance
of rain
42%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
30%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
NE
28km/hr
NE
27km/hr
ENE
27km/hr
ENE
26km/hr
ENE
26km/hr
E
26km/hr
ESE
26km/hr
ESE
27km/hr
SE
28km/hr
SE
29km/hr
SSE
29km/hr
S
28km/hr
S
25km/hr
SSW
24km/hr
SW
25km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
WSW
30km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Next 9 Days in Whangamata

Wed 16 Oct
18°c
12°c
Generally clear and windy.
WSW
36km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
View Whangamata hourly forecast ▼
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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42%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
30%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
SSE
29km/hr
S
28km/hr
S
25km/hr
SSW
24km/hr
SW
25km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
SW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
WSW
33km/hr
WSW
35km/hr
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36km/hr
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37km/hr
WSW
36km/hr
WSW
35km/hr
WSW
35km/hr
WSW
35km/hr
WSW
33km/hr
WSW
33km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Thu 17 Oct
18°c
12°c
Generally clear.
WSW
28km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
View Whangamata hourly forecast ▼
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11:00
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5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
WSW
32km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
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30km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
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29km/hr
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27km/hr
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26km/hr
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26km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
SW
28km/hr
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27km/hr
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28km/hr
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28km/hr
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28km/hr
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28km/hr
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28km/hr
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28km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
24km/hr
WSW
23km/hr
WSW
21km/hr
WSW
18km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Fri 18 Oct
18°c
14°c
Mostly cloudy.
NW
20km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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7%
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
8%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
45%
chance
of rain
WSW
16km/hr
WSW
15km/hr
WSW
13km/hr
W
12km/hr
W
11km/hr
W
11km/hr
W
10km/hr
W
9km/hr
W
9km/hr
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9km/hr
NW
10km/hr
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12km/hr
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15km/hr
NNW
17km/hr
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19km/hr
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20km/hr
NNW
20km/hr
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20km/hr
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20km/hr
NNW
19km/hr
NNW
19km/hr
NNW
20km/hr
NNW
21km/hr
NNW
21km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sat 19 Oct
18°c
10°c
Partly cloudy.
W
23km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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9:00
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5:00
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6:00
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7:00
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8:00
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
PM
44%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
47%
chance
of rain
48%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
31%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
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
5%
chance
of rain
NW
22km/hr
NW
23km/hr
NW
23km/hr
NW
23km/hr
NW
23km/hr
NW
22km/hr
WNW
21km/hr
WNW
20km/hr
WNW
21km/hr
WNW
23km/hr
WNW
24km/hr
W
23km/hr
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23km/hr
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23km/hr
W
22km/hr
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22km/hr
W
22km/hr
WSW
21km/hr
WSW
20km/hr
WSW
18km/hr
WSW
16km/hr
WSW
14km/hr
WSW
13km/hr
WSW
12km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sun 20 Oct
18°c
12°c
Partly cloudy.
NW
15km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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9:00
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10:00
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11:00
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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
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
WSW
11km/hr
WSW
10km/hr
W
10km/hr
W
8km/hr
W
8km/hr
W
7km/hr
W
7km/hr
W
6km/hr
W
6km/hr
W
6km/hr
WNW
8km/hr
NW
8km/hr
NNW
8km/hr
N
10km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NNW
13km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NNW
15km/hr
NW
15km/hr
NW
15km/hr
NW
15km/hr
NW
13km/hr
NW
12km/hr
NW
12km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Mon 21 Oct
18°c
12°c
Partly cloudy.
W
18km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
View Whangamata hourly forecast ▼
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3:00
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4:00
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6:00
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7:00
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8:00
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9:00
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10:00
AM
11:00
AM
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
16%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
NW
11km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
11km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
11km/hr
WNW
12km/hr
WNW
13km/hr
WNW
13km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
14km/hr
WNW
15km/hr
WNW
16km/hr
WNW
17km/hr
W
18km/hr
W
19km/hr
W
19km/hr
W
19km/hr
W
19km/hr
W
18km/hr
W
17km/hr
W
17km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Tue 22 Oct
16°c
11°c
Showers.
W
28km/hr
50%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
View Whangamata hourly forecast ▼
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2:00
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3:00
AM
4:00
AM
5:00
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6:00
AM
7:00
AM
8:00
AM
9:00
AM
10:00
AM
11:00
AM
12:00
PM
1:00
PM
2:00
PM
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
19%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
36%
chance
of rain
37%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
50%
chance
of rain
49%
chance
of rain
45%
chance
of rain
47%
chance
of rain
53%
chance
of rain
49%
chance
of rain
40%
chance
of rain
33%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
W
16km/hr
W
16km/hr
W
16km/hr
W
17km/hr
WNW
18km/hr
WNW
18km/hr
WNW
19km/hr
WNW
20km/hr
W
21km/hr
W
22km/hr
W
24km/hr
W
25km/hr
W
27km/hr
W
28km/hr
W
28km/hr
W
28km/hr
W
29km/hr
W
29km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
27km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Wed 23 Oct
15°c
11°c
Morning showers.
WSW
31km/hr
40%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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AM
2:00
AM
3:00
AM
4:00
AM
5:00
AM
6:00
AM
7:00
AM
8:00
AM
9:00
AM
10:00
AM
11:00
AM
12:00
PM
1:00
PM
2:00
PM
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
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
34%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
38%
chance
of rain
35%
chance
of rain
34%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
20%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
31km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
WSW
30km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
WSW
29km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
27km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Thu 24 Oct
15°c
10°c
Partly cloudy.
WSW
28km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
View Whangamata hourly forecast ▼
12:00
AM
1:00
AM
2:00
AM
3:00
AM
4:00
AM
5:00
AM
6:00
AM
7:00
AM
8:00
AM
9:00
AM
10:00
AM
11:00
AM
12:00
PM
1:00
PM
2:00
PM
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
11%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
10%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
24km/hr
WSW
23km/hr
WSW
22km/hr
WSW
22km/hr
WSW
22km/hr
WSW
22km/hr
WSW
22km/hr
WSW
23km/hr
WSW
24km/hr
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
28km/hr
WSW
27km/hr
WSW
26km/hr
WSW
25km/hr
WSW
24km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company


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Comments

winds Auckland

Hi, are the winds predicted for Friday in Auckland likely to delay or cancel flights?

Hi there Not

Hi there

Not likely.

Cheers
Aaron

Friday Wind Auckland

Are the winds still unlikely to disrupt flights? Gusty winds have been predicted. Thanks

Hi there They fly into

Hi there

They fly into Wellington regularly with stronger winds than what Auckland will get on Friday, should be all good! :)

Cheers
Aaron

Flooding

Hi is there flooding possible anytime tommorow with heavy rain in auckland

Hi there, potentially in the

Hi there, potentially in the AM when some heavy downpours with isolated thunderstorms track across the city and regin. However it's not widespread for the upper North Island so not every part of Auckland will be affected by the heaviest downpours, but the region has the some low to moderate risk of flooding due to the localised heavy downpours. Rain eases/breaks up in the PM.

Cheers

WW

Cannot log on to weatherwatch site

Not able to log into weatherwatch site on PC and mobile phone??? Cheers John

We had an issue with a data

We had an issue with a data feed this morning which crashed the site - it's all back up and running again now! Apologies for the fault.

Cheers
WW

Snow or sleet

Will westport in the buller district of the south island of nz get any snow or sleet? I stood outside and it doesnt feel like rain at all it feels like something different

Hi there No snow or sleet

Hi there

No snow or sleet forecast for Westport, could be tiny bits of hail perhaps?

Cheers
Aaron

Brrrrr.....again

Hi WW Team In regards to the next cold front coming through, when you say Next Week, is that the week coming or the week from the 9th to the 15th. Also, will we get some snow in Dunedin? Thank you for the more accurate forecasts than the Show Ponies. Lol A.C.

Hi there That story is in

Hi there

That story is in reference to a low crossing the country this coming week.

Dunedin itself won't get any snow, could be a dusting on the top of surrounding hills perhaps Tuesday morning (tomorrow morning) then it will quickly clear.

Thanks for the kind words! :)

WW

Will Wednesday be severe for

Will Wednesday be severe for Auckland, what kind of weather are we expecting?

Heavy rain and possible

Heavy rain and possible thunderstorms will be the thing to watch at this stage, timings will have to be fine tuned as we get closer to Wednesday.

WW

Snow in Dunedin

Will there be snowy weather in Dunedin

Hi there, no as our forecast

Hi there, no as our forecast says snow is possible to 300m - so potentially a flurry, or sleet, in Dunedin overnight in the hilltop suburbs especially, but nothing esignificant is expected in the city with the overnight low being too mild, around 4 or 5 degrees. Could be a few snow showers to lower levels if the winds are gusty enough.

Cheers

WW

We got sleety, icy, rain in

We got sleety, icy, rain in the hills above Dunedin central. Brrrrr. Hunker in and stay warm. Soup & tea.

Will there be any severe

Will there be any severe weather in CHCH during the next week?

Hi there, yes there may be.

Hi there, yes there may be. We'll have more details on Sunday. Keep an eye on our detailed Christchurch forecasts for more details, including hourly wind speeds and rain confidence for the next 10 days specific to where you are.

Cheers
WW

lightning

just saw lightning . and a dark cloud is coming my way in south east auckland..

How come

How come christchurch never gets like a full blaket of snow like 2011

Chch on average doesnt get

Chch on average doesnt get snow very much at all. We just havent had the right set up in a long time. It'll happen again at some point.

Cheers
Aaron

Will it

Is it possible for it to be snowing in chch city ??

Hi there No snow for

Hi there

No snow for Christchurch, if we think snow is possible in the city we'll put it in our Christchurch forecast :)

Thanks for writing in!

Cheers
Aaron

wednesday

on next wesdnesday. (5 june) it says some some heavy with thunderstorms. it should say showers with thunderstorms. thats auckland forecast for wesdnesday (5 june )

Thanks for that, you were

Thanks for that, you were dead right! Much appreciated, have changed now.

Many thanks
Aaron

thunderstorm

I enjoyed a lightning and thunderstorm tonight. beauty lightning show in auckland. will there be more coming up?

Was quite the show! Looking

Was quite the show! Looking quieter now but more isolated thunderstorms, squalls and hail showers are likely over the next 12 to 24 hours. Hit and miss around NZ so a bit tricky to say if we'll get a repeat or not.

Cheers

WW

squalls

hi will the squalls cause damage.

For Auckland? Probably not,

For Auckland? Probably not, showers just will be a bit squally as westerlies strengthen later this evening.

You should be ok

Power cuts

Hi does auckland need to worry about any power cuts tonight friday due to strong winds

Hi there, we may have a

Hi there, we may have a couple of isolated power cuts overnight or on Saturday (isolated due to various squally showers that produce winds strong enough moving through here and there). Hopefuly nothing too problematic but yes some risk next 24 hours. Another risk again mid next week and also next Friday.

Cheers
WW

Waiouru snow

How bad is the snow going to be on the weekend/ next week for the soldiers training??

Good evening and thanks for

Good evening and thanks for the great (unique) question! We don't want to prejudge the NZ Army but our guess is they will be tough enough to handle this weekend :)  It does look cold though, especially Saturday. Keep an eye on our 10 day Waiouru forecast, as it includes hourly chance of Rain and Snow. Anything above 40% when it comes to snow indicates it may be heavy. Sunday it dries up and Monday things warm back up again.

Cheers

WW

Thanks so much for the great

Thanks so much for the great info

What’s next weds looking like

What’s next weds looking like for Auckland?

Hi there Is looking a bit

Hi there

Is looking a bit wet, depending on the timing of a few fronts moving through there may also be some sun and a dry period perhaps. Winds from the northwest, it's not looking cold with temperatures in the high teens.

Hope that helps.

Cheers
Aaron

weather auckland

should i do my birthday indoors or outdoors on friday this week?

Indoors! And Happy Birthday

Indoors!

And Happy Birthday :)

- WW

Central Plateau Snow

Hi there, will it snow at Whakapapa village this weekend? If so, how much and will it still be on the ground on Monday? Will the central plateau roads be affected by snow?

Hi there, we are working on

Hi there, we are working on displaying a new Snow and Ski Page but for now we do think they will get snow in the village but it's borderline with National Park and Ohakune looking a little too warm for snow to settle, although in Wairouru and the Desert Road it's a snow/rain mix - potentially SH1 the Desert Road may be impacted by snow for a time - but shouldn't be a major snow dump there. For Whakapapa Village it's higher elevation so should get snow.

The roads look to be open on Monday but the snow level is a little tricker to lock in specifically. Check Ruapehu webcams on Sunday - by then the snow will have eased and you'll have a clear view of where it has settled. It warms up by over 5 degrees more on Monday so snow will melt fast at the lower levels.

Cheers

WW

thunder

why am i seeing the word thunder alot. now.

Hi there, you're seeing it

Hi there, you're seeing it pop up a lot at the moment due to an incoming surge of polar air mixing with the much warmer than normal conditions around the country. Warm air and cold air colliding often makes thunderstorms so we expect a few over the next few days (mostly western NZ) and possibly again next week when we get a couple more big lows with warm and cold air mixing.

Cheers :)
- WW

Snow

Hi there, I am just checking back to see if the forecast for snow levels/amounts on the lindis pass for the 1st is more locked in yet. Thanks, Ben

G'day there Looks to be 1 to

G'day there

Looks to be 1 to 3cm possible on Lindis Pass for the 1st. An outside chance of 3 to 5cm but due to snow melt and snow showers likely being broken not much will accumulate if much at all. It's more just a skiff / dusting of snow for Lindis Pass. So yes some perhaps but not alot.

Safe travels!

Cheers
Aaron

Awesome thanks very much for

Awesome thanks very much for the great work guys!

thunderstorm

im seeing the word thunder more on tour forecast. is winter coming.

It sure is. Winter starts on

It sure is. Winter starts on Saturday June 1st on the Meteorological calendar, or around June 22 on the Astronomical calendar.

Cheers

WW

Dunedin weather queens birthday weekend

Hi, I am flying to Dunedin for the long weekend and am wondering what sort of weather I should prepare for. I am also planning to do some outdoor activities and would like to know which are the best days for that. Thanks.

Hi there, Saturday looks

Hi there, Saturday looks wintry with strong winds and some rain (snow on the ranges too). Sunday dries out but will still be a little windy and cool. Monday will be cloudier with perhaps some patchy rain developing. Keep an eye on our 10 day forecast for Dunedin which includes HOURLY forecasts for all 10 days, helping you work out % of rain and wind speeds/direction.

Have a great long weekend,
Cheers
WW