North Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

Quite anticyclonic today and again on Wednesday, southeasterlies about the far north.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday

Quite anticyclonic on Tuesday, southeasterlies about the far north.

Rain for Northland on Tuesday, also a few exposed northeastern areas like northern Auckland, Great Barrier Island and the Coromandel. A shower or two continues to skim along the east coast during the day, mostly sunny out west after any morning cloud breaks away.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Monday / Tuesday

A ridge brings mainly settled weather to the South Island today while a decaying front slowly moves northwards over the North Island during the day. Quite anticyclonic on Tuesday, southeasterlies about the far north.


Monday's weather outlook

A ridge brings mainly settled weather to the South Island on Monday while a decaying front slowly moves northwards over the North Island during the day.


NZ: Temperature Forecast Plot + Accumulated Rainfall Map

A large but fairly weak area of low pressure is crossing the North Island today with some patchy broken up rain clouds bringing a mixture of drizzle patches, light to moderate rain and some more isolated downpours. There are plenty of long dry spells too.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

Fairly settled on Saturday but not totally sunny, a low pressure system to the west brings some rain to the South Islands West Coast. A low pressure system rotates onto the North Island on Sunday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday / Saturday

A front passes off to the east of New Zealand this morning, some morning rain in the east then becoming mostly sunny. Rain or showers in the west, easing from afternoon for the western North Island. Fairly settled on Saturday but not totally sunny.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

A front passes off to the east of New Zealand on Friday morning, some morning rain in the east then becoming mostly sunny. Rain or showers in the west, easing from afternoon for the western North Island.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

An anticyclone to the east and a low pressure system to the west directs a northerly airflow over New Zealand today, a front pushes into western areas during the day. This front passes off to the east of New Zealand on Friday morning, some morning rain in the east then becoming mostly sunny.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday

This anticyclone lies off to the east on Thursday, this combined with a low pressure system to the west directs a northerly airflow over New Zealand, a front pushes into western areas during the day.