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Friday’s national forecast

A ridge covers most of New Zealand today bringing settled weather, an easing southeasterly airflow across the upper North Island bring some cloud and showers still to the east coast.

Cloudy periods with breezy southeaterlies, the odd shower possible mainly
in the east.
Highs: 17-18


Morning cloud clears to a mostly sunny day, breezy southeasterlies ease in
the evening.
High: 17

Bay Of Plenty

Becoming mostly sunny this morning with breezy southeasterlies, easing in
the evening.
High: 17

Waikato & Central North Island

Early cloudy clears to mostly sunny weather, southeasterlies.
Highs: 14-17

Eastern North Island

Morning rain eases to drizzle patches which clear overnight, breezy
High: 14

Western North Island

Sunny with any early cloud clearing, east to southeasterly winds ease in
the evening.
High: 16


Any morning light showers clearing then sunny spells develop, southeasterly
winds tend northeast at night.
High: 14


Sunny with light winds.
High: 16


Mostly sunny with light easterly winds, any early cloudy breaks away.
Highs: 15-16


Morning cloud (or fog) breaks to sunny spells with light northeasterlies,
high cloud moves into South Canterbury in the afternoon then further north in
the evening.
High: 12

West Coast

Sunny with light winds, high cloud pushes into South Westland during the
Highs: 14-15

Coastal Otago

Sunny with some high cloud developing by midday, light
High: 12

Central Otago

Sunny areas and some high cloud, light winds.
Highs: 10-11


Sunny areas and some high cloud, light northerlies.
Highs: 12-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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