Current Queenstown Weather

Partly cloudy8°
19°
  • Pressure: 1017
  • Humidity: 87
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 0N kph
  • Sunrise: 07:58
  • Sunset: 19:40

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy19°Morning cloud, then fine. Southwest developing.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine21°Fine. Westerlies developing.
  • Thursday

    Partly cloudy19°Cloudy periods. Strengthening westerlies.
  • Friday

    Partly cloudy15°Mainly fine, morning cloud. Gusty westerlies.

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,...