South Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Tuesday

A ridge loses it's grip over New Zealand on Tuesday as a frontal system moves in from the west, the front makes landfall for western parts of the country during the afternoon and evening.


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

A ridge of high pressure lies over New Zealand today bringing mainly settled conditions, meanwhile a front pushes towards the west of the country in the Tasman Sea. This front passes over New Zealand later on Tuesday then a south to southwesterly airflow lies over the country on Wednesday.

Monday


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture on Monday

A ridge of high pressure lies over New Zealand on Monday bringing mainly settled conditions, meanwhile a front pushes towards the west of the country in the Tasman Sea.


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.


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.