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Saturday’s national forecast – Mainly settled today (+ 5 maps)

An anticyclone lies over the country today bringing mainly settled weather, a southeasterly airflow moving around the high may bring a few showers to the eastern North Island however.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, Northland could see an isolated shower or two. Light southeasterly winds.
Highs: 23-25

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny, southeasterly winds.
Highs: 18-24

Eastern North Island

Morning cloud then afternoon sunny spells for Wairarapa. Hawkes Bay and Gisborne sees some rain or showers with southerly winds.
Highs: 18-20


Sunny, southeasterly winds.
Highs: 18-21

Marlborough & Nelson

Sunny, any early cloud about Nelson breaks away. Light winds tend easterly in the afternoon for Marlborough, afternoon northerlies for Nelson.
Highs: 18-20


Sunny, east to northeasterly winds freshen in the afternoon across the Plains.
Highs: 19-24

West Coast

Mainly sunny then some cloud developing south of Greymouth from afternoon, some drizzle about Fiordland from afternoon. Light winds, tending northerly about South Westland.
Highs: 19-24

Southland & Otago
Sunny, light winds tend onshore in the afternoon.
Highs: 19-26

MSLP / Rain map Saturday 4pm –
Wind map Saturday 4pm –
Temperature map Saturday 4pm –
Temperature map Sunday 7am –
Swell map Saturday 4pm –


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