South Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

The airflow is light on Friday, conditions mainly anticyclonic.

Areas of cloud and sun for most of the North Island on Friday, a few morning showers about Bay Of Plenty, Coromandel and possibly the east coast (especially Gisborne). The odd isolated shower may crop up late afternoon / evening from Northland down through to Bay Of Plenty.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

A large anticyclone to the east directs a light easterly quarter airflow over New Zealand today. The airflow is light on Friday, conditions mainly anticyclonic.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday

A large anticyclone to the east directs a light easterly quarter airflow over New Zealand on Thursday.

A shower or two brushes eastern and northeastern coastal parts of the North Island on Thursday, a mix of sun and cloud elsewhere.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday / Thursday

A large anticyclone to the east directs a light easterly quarter airflow over New Zealand today and on Thursday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Wednesday

A large anticyclone directs a light northeasterly airflow over New Zealand on Wednesday.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

A large anticyclone directs a light northeasterly airflow over New Zealand today and tomorrow.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday

A large anticyclone directs a light northeasterly airflow over New Zealand on Tuesday.

Plenty of cloud about the North Island on Tuesday, there may be a morning shower or drizzle patch for the upper North Island. In the afternoon the odd isolated shower may become heavy from southern Auckland through to Taupo, also about eastern Northland.


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Monday / Tuesday

Mainly anticyclonic for New Zealand today bringing settled conditions for most, a few morning drizzle patches then isolated showers about also. A large anticyclone directs a light northeasterly airflow over New Zealand on Tuesday.


Monday's weather outlook

Mainly anticyclonic for New Zealand on Monday bringing settled conditions for most, a few morning drizzle patches then isolated showers about also.

North Island


InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Saturday / Sunday

A few frontal features bring cloud and some rain / showers to the South Island on Saturday meanwhile conditions are more settled further north, mainly settled on Sunday with frontal activity fizzling away.