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Saturday’s national forecast

A moderate southwesterly airflow flows over New Zealand today.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas and sunny spells, risk of a shower mainly morning. The Bay Of Plenty is mainly dry with longer sunny areas. Southwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas, chance of a shower about Taranaki. Light winds tend west to southwest in the afternoon.
Highs: 8-14

Eastern North Island

Sunny, light winds.
Highs: 13-14


Sunny, light northerlies.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson

Sunny after a frosty start, light winds.
Highs: 12-14


Mostly sunny after a frosty start, a touch of high cloud. Light winds.
Highs: 11-13

West Coast

Mostly cloudy, showers for Fiordland, further north conditions are mainly dry but there may be a brief spit or shower at times. Winds are mostly light.
Highs: 8-12

Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy for Southland, the odd spit or shower. For Otago expect cloudy areas for southern parts of the region, sunny skies further north with high cloud. West to northwesterly winds, breezy for coastal Southland.
Highs: 11-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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