North Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

A low pressure system to the west flings a front over the South Island today meanwhile a humid northerly airflow for the North Island brings areas of patchy rain or drizzle in the west, drier weather for the east. A front marches northeastwards over the North Island during Friday, two low pressure systems sit either side of the South Island.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday

A low pressure system to the west flings a front over the South Island on Thursday meanwhile a humid northerly airflow for the North Island brings areas of patchy rain or drizzle in the west, drier weather for the east.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday / Thursday

Frontal zones affect the South Island today with heavy rain in the west, northwesterlies for the North Island with mainly settled conditions. A low pressure system to the west flings a front over the South Island on Thursday meanwhile a humid northerly airflow for the North Island brings areas of patchy rain or drizzle in the west, drier weather for the east.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday

Frontal zones affect the South Island on Wednesday with heavy rain in the west, northwesterlies for the North Island with mainly settled conditions.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

Northwesterlies lie over the North Island today meanwhile a front slowly makes inroads for the South Island, mainly affecting the West Coast with some rain. Frontal zones continue to affect the South Island on Wednesday with heavy rain in the west, northwesterlies for the North Island with mainly settled conditions.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday

Northwesterlies lie over the North Island on Tuesday meanwhile a front slowly makes inroads for the South Island, mainly affecting the West Coast with some rain.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Monday / Tuesday

A northwesterly airflow gradually increases over New Zealand today while a large anticyclone is situated to the northeast of the North Island. Northwesterlies continue over the North Island on Tuesday meanwhile a front slowly makes inroads for the South Island, mainly affecting the West Coast with some rain.


Monday's weather outlook

A northwesterly airflow gradually increases over New Zealand on Monday while a large anticyclone is situated to the northeast of the North Island.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

A cold front pushes northwards over New Zealand during Saturday, northwesterlies ahead of the front then changing colder southwest in behind. A ridge of high pressure pushes on to the country on Sunday bringing clearing conditions.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday / Saturday

A west to northwest airflow lies over New Zealand today, gradually strengthening. A cold front hits the lower South Island overnight. This cold front pushes northwards over New Zealand during Saturday, northwesterlies ahead of the front then changing colder southwest in behind.