Current Dannevirke Weather

Few showers
  • Sunrise: 07:16
  • Sunset: 17:28

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Few showers11°Fine, cloud increases. Rain tonight. Northeasterlies.
  • Tomorrow

    Few showers13°Rain clears morning, then fine. Northwesterlies.
  • Friday

    Few showers10°Morning rain, then fine spells. Strong gusty northwest.
  • Saturday

    Showers-2°Occasional rain and NW ly, then showers with SW change.

Weather History

Heavy snow fell over lowland areas of Canterbury and North Otago for two days. Sixty vehicles were trapped on Otago's state highway. Some 100 000 sheep and 3000 cattle died. This was the heaviest snowfall in the area since 1945. An accompanying gale reached speeds of 74 km/h.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Last Quarter 07 August 2015
  • New Moon 15 August 2015
  • First Quarter 23 August 2015
  • Full Moon 30 August 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,...