North Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Monday / Tuesday

A large anticyclone brings mainly settled and hot weather to New Zealand today, a northwest airflow gradually builds over the South Island ahead of a front which moves in on Tuesday.


Monday's weather outlook

A large anticyclone brings mainly settled and hot weather to New Zealand again on Monday, a northwest airflow gradually builds over the South Island during the day.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

A west to southwesterly airflow lies over the country this weekend as a large anticyclone lies in the Tasman Sea.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday / Saturday

A southwesterly airflow lies over the country on Friday and Saturday as a large anticyclone lies in the Tasman Sea.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

A southwesterly airflow lies over the country on Friday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

A cold front pushes northwards over the North Island during today however it weakens as it does. A westerly airflow builds over the South Island. A southwesterly airflow lies over the country on Friday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday / Thursday

Southwesterlies ease over the North Island today, meanwhile west to northwest winds build over the South Island ahead of a cold front which hits Southland around midday then pushing northwards to reach Cook Strait around midnight. This front continues to push northwards over the North Island during Thursday however it weakens as it does.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday

Southwesterlies ease over the North Island on Wednesday, meanwhile west to northwest winds build over the South Island ahead of a cold front which hits Southland around midday then pushing northwards to reach Cook Strait around midnight.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

A southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, becoming unstable for eastern regions in the afternoon. Southwesterlies ease over the North Island on Wednesday, meanwhile west to northwest winds build over the South Island ahead of a cold front which hits Southland around midday then pushing northwards to reach Cook Strait around midnight.


Tuesday's weather outlook

A southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand on Tuesday, becoming unstable for eastern regions in the afternoon.