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Saturday’s national forecast – High is large and in charge

A large high pressure system continues to lie over New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny, there may be some cloud or fog in the morning then again overnight, more so inland. East to northeasterly winds for most although expect a sea breeze to develop for western Auckland and western Waikato.
Highs: 24-27

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A mainly sunny day, perhaps a touch of high cloud, overnight inland fog possible. Light winds tend onshore (to the westerly quarter) in the afternoon.
Highs: 22-26

Eastern North Island

Mainly sunny with afternoon east to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 23-29


Morning high cloud possible otherwise sunny, northerlies freshen up in the afternoon.
Highs: 22-25

Marlborough & Nelson

Sunny, afternoon northerlies.
Highs: 23-30


Mainly sunny weather, a touch of high cloud possible. A hot afternoon inland. East to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 23-30

West Coast

Mostly sunny, a touch of high cloud, morning fog about Buller clears. Some mid level cloud for South Westland, drizzle about Fiordland. Light winds tend westerly in the afternoon.
Highs: 21-26

Southland & Otago
Morning fog possible then mostly sunny with some high cloud, a hot afternoon inland. Light winds tend onshore in the afternoon.
Highs: 21-30


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