Current Rotorua Weather

Few showers15°
  • Pressure: 1030
  • Humidity: 90
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 2WSW kph
  • Sunrise: 06:44
  • Sunset: 17:43

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Few showers18°Fine spells. Few showers, clear evening. Light winds.
  • Tomorrow

    Partly cloudy10°19°Mainly fine, morning fog patches. Light winds.
  • Wednesday

    Fine19°Fine with light winds.
  • Thursday

    Fine17°Fine with light winds.

Weather History

Winds gusting up to 133 km/h howled across the South Island from about midday, sparking a spate of fires, felling trees and power poles, and damaging roofs. At Moeraki, two fishing boats and a yacht moored in the bay were blown ashore. Meanwhile, the Haast Pass road was cut in two places by flooding.

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

    March 27, 8:07 am
    Longrange weather chat

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