Current Taupo Weather

Partly cloudy20°
21°
  • Pressure: 1028
  • Humidity: 59
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 6W kph
  • Sunrise: 07:28
  • Sunset: 19:10

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy21°Cloud increasing this evening. Light winds.
  • Tomorrow

    Partly cloudy21°Cloudy morning, then fine spells. Light winds.
  • Saturday

    Few showers13°21°Cloudy periods, drizzle later. Westerlies.
  • Sunday

    Partly cloudy11°21°Brief early rain, then fine with light winds.

Weather History

Heavy rain fell over the South Island West Coast, in particular the Franz Josef area. The suspension bridge over the Waiho River had half a tonne of glacial ice removed from its decking after a huge wave pounded over it.

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,...