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Rainbow Weather Forecast

Base: 469m (1539ft); Upper: 536m (1759ft)

New Zealand

DATE BASE LEVEL @ 469m UPPER LEVEL @ 536m MORE ELEMENTS
Day Local Time Wind Dir Wind Speed Icon Temp RH Vis Wind Dir Wind Speed Icon Temp Precip Freeze Level Cloud Amount Pressure
Units =>degmph °F%milesdegmph °FInm%mb
Tue 28
May
00:00

10°

443981

11°

4480.022548761009
 03:00

541981

6490.032484951007
 06:00

543991

6500.0225571001004
 09:00

649994

7520.2125491001003
 12:00

12°

1051993

12°

12520.312352100999
 15:00

15°

648985

16°

7490.062390100994
 18:00

353°

646991

352°

7490.02228598992
 21:00

305°

1147983

302°

13490.182009100992
Wed 29
May
00:00

284°

1546973

282°

18470.161786100994
 03:00

271°

2245935

269°

27460.06157255999
 06:00

272°

1344936

270°

16470.011698531002
 09:00

291°

1246961

288°

14480.011865841005
 12:00

303°

1449931

300°

18500.021994861006
 15:00

310°

1550946

308°

19510.052140751005
 18:00

324°

1249975

322°

15510.1022031001005
 21:00

323°

1347965

321°

15510.042238951006

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The 7 day weather forecast summary for Rainbow, New Zealand:

Taking a look at the forecast over the coming week and the average daytime maximum will be around 9°C, with a high of 11°C expected on Thursday afternoon. The average minimum temperature for the week ahead will be around 2°C, dipping to its lowest on Sunday morning at -4°C. Tuesday is expected to see the most precipitation with around 22mm, or about 0.9inches anticipated. The strongest wind will be felt on Wednesday morning, coming from the west, and reaching around 22mph, that's about 36km/h.

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Day

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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