Current Wellington Weather

Wind18°
15°18°
  • Pressure: 1011
  • Humidity: 69
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 17N kph
  • Sunrise: 07:01
  • Sunset: 17:36

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Wind15°18°Cloudy, few evening showers. Gale n ly, gust 100km/h.
  • Tomorrow

    Wind10°18°Rain, heavy falls later. Severe gale N ly,gust 130k later.
  • Tuesday

    Showers17°Periods of rain,easing afternoon.Early southerly change.
  • Wednesday

    Few showers10°16°Showers morning and night. Northwest, late southerly.

Weather History

An extended post-Summer warm season led to a "bug-baby-boom".Insects like the greenheaded leaf roller managed four generations over their breeding cycle instead of their usual three. Snails were also breeding at an "alarming rate". The abundance of insect life meant extra spraying for commercial growers, who had battled with the higher than normal number of pests throughout summer.

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Moon Phases

  • First Quarter 26 April 2015
  • Full Moon 04 May 2015
  • Last Quarter 11 May 2015
  • New Moon 18 May 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,...