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Disclaimer: Forecasts and temperatures for days 1-5 are produced by MetService meteorologists. Forecasts for days 6-10 above are automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modelling system.

Today

ActualForecast
2am4am6am8am10am12pm2pm4pm6pm8pm10pm12am

Wind (km/h)

Light:
<15
Moderate:
15-29
Fresh:
30-39
Strong:
40-59
Gale:
60-89
Severe gale:
>89

Rain (mm/h)

Light:
0.1 - 2.0
Moderate:
2.1 - 6.0
Heavy:
6.1 - 25
Torrential:
>25

The 2-hourly forecasts above are automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modelling system. More

Tomorrow

Forecast
2am4am6am8am10am12pm2pm4pm6pm8pm10pm12am

Wind (km/h)

Light:
<15
Moderate:
15-29
Fresh:
30-39
Strong:
40-59
Gale:
60-89
Severe gale:
>89

Rain (mm/h)

Light:
0.1 - 2.0
Moderate:
2.1 - 6.0
Heavy:
6.1 - 25
Torrential:
>25

The 2-hourly forecasts above are automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modelling system. More

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  • Temperature (°C)
  • Rainfall (mm/h)
    • No rain
    • Light
      0.1 - 2.0
    • Moderate
      2.1 - 6.0
    • Heavy
      6.1 - 25
    • Torrential
      > 25
  • Wind Speed and Direction (km/h)
  • Humidity (%)
  • Pressure (hPa)

This month in your garden

The abundance of summer is now here. But between enjoying the fruits, flowers, and veggies of your labour; planting up gaps; hiding from the heat; and keeping plants well watered; make sure to take time and enjoy your garden.
With any luck you’ll now be inundated with all sorts of veggies. However, to ensure that you get the most from your tomatoes, zucchini, chillis, and eggplants, make sure that you water them regularly and keep them well fed. Though to avoid increasing the risk of fungal problems, try to avoid wetting the foliage when watering.
While heaps of flowers look amazing at this time of year, there are a couple of tricks worth using to keep them looking fab for longer. Deadhead regularly, this tidies up your plant and will help it flower for longer. Keep plants well watered, and when possible avoid wetting the flowers as it can be easy to damage them.
It’s dry now, but by caring for plants and keeping them healthy they’re less likely to get troubled by pests or diseases. Using a mulch like Living Earth Black Gold helps suppress weeds and reduces water loss. Aquaticus Supernatural is great to feed plants with as it also increase the life in the soil and help improve soil structure.
By keeping plants well watered and healthy, and by using Marigolds, Pyrethrum, and Nasturtiums as companion plants, you can reduce the likelihood that pests will be a problem. However if aphids, scale, whitefly or caterpillars become a problem a spray with bugtrol is often effective. For more complicated problems head to our website to read more or come in and ask in-store.
This is a guide only. For more in depth information please visit your local Kings Plant Barn.

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Temperature:

highest & lowest /

Rainfall:

total

Peak wind gust: The direction and speed of the highest gust that was recorded in the hour ended at the time shown.
Temperature: The temperature recorded at the time shown.
Rainfall: The total rainfall that fell in the hour ended at the time shown.

Peak wind gust: The direction and speed of the highest gust that was recorded on the calendar day.
Temperature: The highest (orange) and lowest (light blue) temperatures that were recorded on the calendar day.
Rainfall: The total rainfall that fell during the calendar day.

The shade of the bar indicates the year or historical average.
Temperature: The data for the historical average is the average maximum and average minimum temperature for the month recorded over the past 10 years (where available). The data for the most recent period and the year previous is the highest maximum and lowest minimum recorded for the month.
Rainfall: The total rainfall that fell during the month

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