Current Taupo Weather

Partly cloudy7°
11°
  • Pressure: 1024
  • Humidity: 73
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 3SW kph
  • Sunrise: 07:17
  • Sunset: 17:27

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy11°Cloudy at times with developing westerlies.
  • Tomorrow

    Few showers12°Often cloudy, with a few showers. Northwest breezes.
  • Sunday

    Showers13°Cloudy, rain or drizzle at times. Northwest breezes.
  • Monday

    Showers10°14°Cloudy, drizzle at times. Northwesterlies.

Weather History

Wellingtonians purchased a record number of dehumidifiers,partly due to a record wet winter. Wellington's July rainfall was the wettest since 1972, with 262mm of rain. A shop salesman said 'We have three brands and they have all sold out this year. People are amazed at the amount of water they are getting out of their houses.'

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Moon Phases

  • Full Moon 31 July 2015
  • Last Quarter 07 August 2015
  • New Moon 15 August 2015
  • First Quarter 23 August 2015

Opinion

  • Opinions

    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,...