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Christchurch Weather Forecast

Temperature, wind, rain and more for Christchurch

New Zealand

DayLocal TimeDirSpeed/
Gust
Temp/
Feels Like
HumidityPressureCloud AmountPrecip AmountWeather
Mon 06
Oct
00:00

NW
NW

26 / 55 mph 53 / 47°F 61% 993 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 46%
High level cloud: 92%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
50%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
03:00

NW
NW

23 / 49 mph 53 / 47°F 66% 990 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 18%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
17%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
06:00

W
W

15 / 32 mph 48 / 42°F 72% 993 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 2%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
2%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
09:00

SSW
SSW

12 / 17 mph 52 / 47°F 62% 999 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 10%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
10%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
12:00

W
W

5 / 7 mph 54 / 52°F 58% 998 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 25%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
25%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
15:00

SSW
SSW

21 / 33 mph 50 / 43°F 70% 999 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 58%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
57%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In
18:00

SSW
SSW

15 / 25 mph 45 / 37°F 80% 1004 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 32%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
31%
Expect 0.1 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.1 In
21:00

WSW
WSW

11 / 24 mph 40 / 33°F 76% 1008 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 5%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
5%
Expect 0.0 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.0 In

Other Locations Near to Christchurch

The 7 day weather forecast summary for Christchurch:

Taking a look at Christchurch over the coming week and the average daytime maximum temperature will be around 14°C, with a high for the week of 21°C expected on the afternoon of Thursday 2nd. The mean minimum temperature will be 2°C, dipping to its lowest on the morning of Wednesday 8th at -1°C. The week ahead will have mixed overhead conditions with some days dry and some seeing a significant amount of rain. The indicators are that Friday 8th will have the most precipitation with an accumulation of around 11.0mm. On the whole winds are likely to be moderate. The forecast suggests the strongest wind will be on Monday morning, coming from a north westerly direction, and reaching around 26mph.

The day label given represents the local day relative to the local time for the location you are looking at.
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Day

This time is corrected for local time zones and where possible for daylight saving times.
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Local Time

The wind direction we use on this page is the direction the wind is coming from, given in a 16 point compass format.
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Dir

This refers to the sustained average wind speed, normally averaged over a period of 10 minutes for up to 3 hrs.
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Speed/
Gust

Temperature from our forecast perspective are fairly well defined, they are what we would expect to measure in a standard meteorological screen (in other words, shaded and well ventilated) at 2 metres above ground level.
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Temp/
Feels Like

The relative humidity is the percent of saturation humidity, generally calculated in relation to saturated vapour density.
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Humidity

The value given is a total predicted for the previous 3 hrs and includes the time of the forecast being looked at.
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Precip Amount

The total amount of cloud as a percentage is derived from looking at cloud cover throughout the atmosphere and estimating how these combine when looked at from the ground.
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Cloud Amount

Here we try to capture the feel of the weather as an image – it will never be perfect but is useful for a quick overview.
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Weather

When we measure for forecast air pressure we are normally doing this relative to a certain height and most commonly relative to Mean Sea Level.
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Pressure