North Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

A northwesterly airflow lies over the North Island today meanwhile a front pushes northwards over the South Island bringing in a southwest change. A reasonably deep low pressure system moves over the North Island and upper South Island on Wednesday bringing unsettled weather, a ridge of high pressure brings more settled conditions further south.


Tuesday's weather outlook

A northwesterly airflow lies over the North Island on Tuesday meanwhile a front pushes northwards over the South Island during the day bringing in a southwest change.

North Island


Thunderstorms and large hail pummel parts of West Auckland (+Video & Photos)

An intense burst of thunderstorms came off the Tasman Sea around 7pm Friday and pelted West Auckland with larger than normal hail.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

Cold south to southwest winds lies over the South Island on Saturday, spreading onto the North Island overnight. Cold southwesterlies ease over the country on Sunday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday / Saturday

A front moves off to the northeast of the North Island on Friday meanwhile a low pressure system moves over the South Island ushering in a cold south to southwest airflow later in the day. Cold south to southwest winds lies over the South Island on Saturday, winds more westerly further north.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

A front moves off to the northeast of the North Island on Friday meanwhile westerlies tend southerly during the day for the South Island.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

A strong northwesterly airflow lies over the country today with a series of fronts slowly pushing northwards during the day. A front moves off to the northeast of the North Island on Friday meanwhile westerlies tend southerly during the day for the South Island.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday

A strong northwesterly airflow lies over the country on Thursday with a series of fronts slowly pushing northwards during the day.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday / Thursday

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, blustery for the South Island. A strong northwesterly airflow lies over the country on Thursday with a series of fronts slowly pushing northwards during the day.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand on Wednesday, blustery for the South Island.

Mostly sunny for the upper and eastern North Island on Wednesday with warm temperatures, a little cloudier in the west with the risk of a shower or two.