Current Kaikoura Weather

Fine16°
10°23°
  • Pressure: 1021
  • Humidity: 59
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 4SW kph
  • Sunrise: 07:40
  • Sunset: 19:17

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Fine10°23°Fine. Northeasterlies dying out towards evening.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine10°21°Mainly fine with a northeast breeze.
  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy11°23°Increasing high cloud. Northerlies turning southwest.
  • Sunday

    Cloudy11°18°Often cloudy. Southerly dying out.

Weather History

Heavy rain fell over the South Island West Coast, in particular the Franz Josef area. The suspension bridge over the Waiho River had half a tonne of glacial ice removed from its decking after a huge wave pounded over it.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Full Moon 05 April 2015
  • Last Quarter 12 April 2015
  • New Moon 19 April 2015
  • First Quarter 26 April 2015

Opinion

  • Ken Ring

    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,...