Sun to shine on Hobbit premiere

Last updated 11:19 22/11/2012

Related Links

Hobbit red carpet details revealed Hobbit-forming work on Courtenay Pl Winners and losers for Hobbit cafe scene

Relevant offers

Wellington Weather

Weather warning for Wellington End of the Indian summer Cyclone may pass over Wellington Tropical storm to end golden weather Harsh storm hammers capital Hot days, muggy evenings continue Summer arrives 'at last' Stunning weather to stick around Really, this is summer? Showery start to Waitangi Day

Wellington is to turn on the sun and dial down the wind for the Hobbit world premiere.

MetService forecaster Daniel Corbett said the long-range forecast for the red-carpet premiere on Wednesday next week was for a dry and sunny day.

Thousands are expected to fill Courtenay Place to catch a glimpse of the stars of the first movie in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy.

Temperatures should hit 17 to 18 degrees Celsius, dropping down to 15C to 16C in the evening.

There would be slight southwesterly wind, he said.

Ad Feedback

- © Fairfax NZ News


Special offers
Opinion poll

Do you intentionally buy organic food?

Yes - exclusively

I try to if possible

Maybe half of the time

Not very often


I don't even take notice

Vote Result

Related story: Wellingtonians driving organic food mainstream

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content