Weather History

Continuous heavy rain resulted in the largest flood in the history of Golden Bay. "Not one life was taken. Everything else went - houses,land, stacks, horses, sheep and cattle, fences and outbuildings. In a few short hours all had vanished, leaving a scene of desolation... the land was bodily washed away, leaving only shingle beds."

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Moon Phases

  • New Moon 09 February 2016
  • First Quarter 15 February 2016
  • Full Moon 23 February 2016
  • Last Quarter 02 March 2016


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    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,...