Current Timaru Weather

Partly cloudy2°
-2°14°
  • Pressure: 997
  • Humidity: 78
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 3NNW kph
  • Sunrise: 08:11
  • Sunset: 17:09

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy-2°14°Fine, with morning high cloud. Northwest breezes.
  • Tomorrow

    Fine-5°11°Fine. Northwest breezes dying out.
  • Tuesday

    Hail-5°Few sleety showers and cold southerlies develop later.
  • Wednesday

    Hail-1°Few sleety showers. Cold southerlies.

Weather History

The Manawatu River flooded a large area of low-lying land from Shannon to Foxton. A motorist attempting to cross the Wirokino Bridge had water come up to the seat of his "low slung" car. He had a "strenuous time steering it through the flood while crouched on the cushions."

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Last Quarter 09 July 2015
  • New Moon 16 July 2015
  • First Quarter 24 July 2015
  • Full Moon 31 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,...