Current Oamaru Weather

Partly cloudy12°
10°19°
  • Pressure: 1018
  • Humidity: 82
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 3ESE kph
  • Sunrise: 07:50
  • Sunset: 19:29

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy10°19°Morning cloud, otherwise fine. Light winds.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine11°19°Mostly fine with a northeast breeze.
  • Thursday

    Partly cloudy23°Long fine spells. Light winds.
  • Friday

    Partly cloudy16°Cloudy periods. Northeast breeze developing.

Weather History

Three scuba divers were reported to have been struck by lightning while diving in the Bay of Islands. They were five metres under water at the time, and described the (diluted) jolt as like that from an electric fence. The divers were shaken but unharmed.

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,...