Current Whakatane Weather

Partly cloudy13°
  • Pressure: 1017
  • Humidity: 97
  • Rainfall: 0
  • Wind: 4E kph
  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 17:49

Detailed Local Forecast

  • Today

    Partly cloudy15°Fine spells and gentle breezes.
  • Tomorrow

    Rain15°Rain late morning, heavy falls later. Strong northeast.
  • Tuesday

    Rain10°16°Heavy rain and strong northeast winds, both ease late.
  • Wednesday

    Partly cloudy10°17°Long fine spells, odd shower. Northwesterlies.

Weather History

Rain started to fall in Rangiora, North Canterbury, at about 9pm and gave way to snow a couple of hours later. By midnight "the whole countryside lay under a white shroud, and the fall continued without any signs of lifting for the best part of the night."

Weather Video

Moon Phases

  • Full Moon 30 August 2015
  • Last Quarter 05 September 2015
  • New Moon 13 September 2015
  • First Quarter 21 September 2015


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