Current Ashburton Weather

Partly cloudy7°
  • Pressure: 0
  • Humidity: 88
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 5N kph
  • Sunrise: 06:59
  • Sunset: 18:07

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy15°Mainly fine with high cloud. Northerlies.
  • Tomorrow

    Few showersA few showers, then a fine afternoon.Southwest eases.
  • Friday

    Cloudy-1°10°Becoming cloudy, late rain. Southerlies developing.
  • Saturday

    Showers12°Occasional rain. Cold with light winds.

Weather History

Heavy rain in Bay of Plenty left Waihi Beach with mud-filled cabins,flooded basements, damaged bridges, overflowing sewerage and two camping grounds awash with water. The heavy rain flooded (and closed)the Waihi Beach Airport, scoured the foreshore and caused slips through the Karangahake Gorge.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Last Quarter 05 September 2015
  • New Moon 13 September 2015
  • First Quarter 21 September 2015
  • Full Moon 28 September 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,...