Current Kaitaia Weather

Few showers
  • Sunrise: 06:57
  • Sunset: 17:52

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Few showers16°21°Fine spells, shower or two. Fresh northeasterlies.
  • Tomorrow

    Few showers17°22°Cloudy periods and a few showers. Freshening northeast.
  • Monday

    Rain15°22°Rain,briefly heavy, easing to showers. Strong NE to NW.
  • Tuesday

    Showers11°20°Showers. Fresh westerlies.

Weather History

A cyclone centred just off Gisborne brought southeasterlies and heavy rain to the Gisborne and Hawke's Bay districts. The Esk River rose nine metres in places, dumping silt a metre deep over 700 hectares of the lower Esk River valley. Stock losses were heavy.

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • First Quarter 26 April 2015
  • Full Moon 04 May 2015
  • Last Quarter 11 May 2015
  • New Moon 18 May 2015


  • Opinions

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