Current Hokitika Weather

Few showers15°
13°17°
  • Pressure: 1017
  • Humidity: 92
  • Rainfall: 0.4
  • Wind: 5E kph
  • Sunrise: 07:17
  • Sunset: 17:51

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Few showers13°17°The odd shower turns to rain this evening. Northeast.
  • Tomorrow

    Thunder17°Heavy thundery rain, clearing afternoon with SW change.
  • Saturday

    Fine14°Fine,cloud increasing evening. Light winds.
  • Sunday

    Showers15°Rain developing,heavy at night. Northeast freshening.

Weather History

A tornado destroyed three caravans at a Muriwai camping ground,leaving a neighbouring caravan unscathed. One of the caravans was carried 20 metres by the winds. A boy was cycling through the park when the tornado struck and was lifted off the ground by the twister, still on his bike.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • New Moon 29 April 2014
  • First Quarter 07 May 2014
  • Full Moon 15 May 2014
  • Last Quarter 22 May 2014

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