Current Wanaka Weather

Few showers7°
  • Pressure: 997
  • Humidity: 80
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 6SW kph
  • Sunrise: 08:18
  • Sunset: 17:17

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Few showers-1°Early rain,few sleety showers from afternoon. Westerly.
  • Tomorrow

    Snow-4°Few showers turning to snow. Strong westerlies easing.
  • Tuesday

    Snow-4°A few snow showers. Southeasterlies.
  • Wednesday

    Snow-2°A few snow showers. Southeasterlies.

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


  • 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,...