We have two high pressure systems in the west, and an advancing low in the south – meaning a cool start down south and showers in parts of the South Island, while the north island stays largely under the influence of that northeasterly flow..
Southland, Central & Coastal Otago, Canterbury
A chilly start for some of you then a mostly sunny, dry, day with conditions warming up again. Light winds, may still be a southerly in coastal Canterbury
Highs: 20 coastal to 26 inland
Tonight’s Low: 5 to 9
A chilly start for some of you then a mostly sunny, dry, day with conditions warming up again. Could be an afternoon heavy shower in the hills north of Greymouth.
Highs: 21 to 25
Tonight’s Low: 9
Marlborough & Nelson
A mostly sunny day with a hot afternoon after a cool morning. Could be an afternoon heavy shower through the inland ranges south of Nelson and Blenheim. Light winds
Highs: 24 to 26
Tonight’s Lows: 8 to 10
Wellington, Eastern North Island & also BOP
Light southerlies fade out with fairly sunny conditions. Afternoon cloud build ups may produce a late heavy shower about the inland ranges and Gisborne.
Highs: 22 to 24
Tonight’s Low: 15 – 17
Rest of the North Island
A mix of sun and cloud. Hotter inland. Dry for most, only a low risk of a coastal shower in the east of Northland. Light winds.
Highs: 23 to 27
Tonight’s Lows: 9-15