Current Tauranga Weather

Partly cloudy13°
16°
  • Pressure: 1019
  • Humidity: 73
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 11W kph
  • Sunrise: 07:31
  • Sunset: 17:07

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy16°Long fine spells. Southwesterlies.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine16°Fine. Southwesterlies dying out evening.
  • Thursday

    Partly cloudy15°Cloudy periods, chance late drizzle. NW ly developing.
  • Friday

    Showers16°Rain developing and northerlies strengthening.

Weather History

Mercer and surrounding districts experienced their worst floods for several years. The low-lying land in the vicinity of Mercer was "just one huge sheet of water." The Roose Timber Mills and many of the timber workers' cottages were flooded and "presented a sorry spectacle." Horses came to the aid of stranded cars on flooded roads.

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Moon Phases

  • Full Moon 02 July 2015
  • Last Quarter 09 July 2015
  • New Moon 16 July 2015
  • First Quarter 24 July 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,...