Current Ashburton Weather

  • Pressure: 0
  • Humidity: 76
  • Rainfall: 0.2
  • Wind: 10N kph
  • Sunrise: 08:07
  • Sunset: 17:08

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Fine11°Fine. Northerlies developing.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine-1°13°Fine. Fresh westerlies.
  • Monday

    Fine-3°10°Fine. Westerlies easing.
  • Tuesday

    Hail-2°Sleety showers and cold southerlies developing.

Weather History

Snow-laden branches fell over power lines in areas of the hill country west of Hawke's Bay, cutting power supplies to large areas. Snowfalls of up to 30cm deep in some areas made it difficult for repair gangs to get in and restore the supply. Some families were stranded in their homes.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Last Quarter 09 July 2015
  • New Moon 16 July 2015
  • First Quarter 24 July 2015
  • Full Moon 31 July 2015


  • Opinions

    March 27, 8:07 am
    Longrange weather chat

    2015 continues the overall predicted outlook of being a drier-than-average year for most of NZ. Exceptions will be wetter Inland Otago and Southland,...