North Island


Foggy start for Auckland - flight delays possible

It's a foggy start to the day in Auckland with light winds following a few showers overnight. 

Those who are flying today should check with their airline or airport website to see if there are flight delays or cancellations.

It's possible fog in Auckland may affect flights elsewhere domestically.


InfoGraphic: The Main Weather News Highlights across NZ: Fri, Sat, Sun

A northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand today as a front and low combination move in from the Tasman Sea, another low moves down from the north. This low pressure system moves over the North Island on Saturday as cool southerlies spread over the South Island. Southeasterlies for the North Island on Sunday, easterlies in the south.

Friday


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Friday

A northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand on Friday as a front and low combination move in from the Tasman Sea, another low moves down from the north.


All day fog for Waikato over Thursday, morning fog for Auckland (+Photos & Video)

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Fog as far as the eye can see....not sure if that really makes sense, but thick fog and low cloud continues to blanket Waikato as we head into the last part of the afternoon.

With just a couple of hours until sunset, fog is still pea soup over parts of Waikato under high pressure and no wind.


InfoGraphic: The Main Weather News Highlights across NZ: Thu, Fri, Sat

An anticyclone slips away to the east of New Zealand today as a northeasterly airflow moves in. A couple of fronts move in from the north and west on Friday, moving over later in the day. A low pressure system moves over the North Island on Saturday as cool southerlies spread over the South Island.

Thursday


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Thursday

An anticyclone slips away to the east of New Zealand on Thursday as a northeasterly airflow moves in.


InfoGraphic: The Main Weather News Highlights across NZ: Wed, Thu, Fri

A front crosses over the North Island today, a ridge builds over the South Island then the North Island later in the day. An anticyclone moves out to the east on Thursday as a northeasterly airflow develops. A couple of fronts move in from the north and west on Friday, moving over later in the day.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Wednesday

A weakening front crosses over the North Island on Wednesday, a ridge builds over the South Island then the North Island later in the day.

Areas of cloud and occasional sun for the upper North Island, a few isolated showers in the afternoon, more so about Auckland, the Waikato and perhaps Bay Of Plenty. Light northwesterly winds.


InfoGraphic: The Main Weather News Highlights across NZ: Tue, Wed, Thu

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a front within this flow pushes northwards over the South Island during the day. This front crosses onto the North Island on Wednesday however in a much more weakened state, a ridge builds over the South Island then the North Island later in the day.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Tuesday

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand on Tuesday, a front within this flow pushes northwards over the South Island during the day.