Current Christchurch Weather

Partly cloudy
  • Sunrise: 07:06
  • Sunset: 17:52

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy19°Morning cloud, then fine with high cloud. Fresh northeast.
  • Tomorrow

    Showers21°Cloud increasing, late rain. Southerlies for a time.
  • Tuesday

    Few showers14°Rain clearing. Light winds.

Weather History

A southeasterly gale at Wellington veered to the southwest and it rained all day, causing floods. The weather was described as "very severe and cold." A twenty four hour rainfall total of 80.5mm was recorded.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • New Moon 19 April 2015
  • First Quarter 26 April 2015
  • Full Moon 04 May 2015
  • Last Quarter 11 May 2015


  • Opinions

    March 27, 8:07 am
    Longrange weather chat

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