Weather History

Several storms of "great violence" were recorded at most meteorological stations throughout the North Island during the month, particularly at Auckland, (where 24 hour rainfall total of 160.8mm was recorded on the 11th). The rainfall in every case was considerably greater than the average for previous years. The weather experienced in the South Island was, on the whole, fine.

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Moon Phases

  • First Quarter 15 February 2016
  • Full Moon 23 February 2016
  • Last Quarter 02 March 2016
  • New Moon 09 March 2016


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    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,...