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Tuesday night’s national forecast

A weak front works it’s way onto the southwestern corner of the North Island tonight in a westerly airflow, isolated showers clear eastern parts of the North Island this evening. For the South Island expect generally cloudy skies in the west and south, clearer for northeastern regions.

Auckland & Northland
Cloudy spells with southwesterly breezes, easing this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 13-16

Central North Island, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

A mix of cloudy areas and sunny spells with westerly breezes, northerlies
for the Bay Of Plenty. Isolated showers (some heavy) about southern and eastern
parts of the Central North Island. also inland eastern Bay Of Plenty clearing
this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 10-14

Eastern North Island

Clear spells and some cloud, isolated showers (some heavy) about the ranges
of Hawkes Bay and Gisborne may spread to the coast for a time this evening then
clearing later. Sea breezes ease later this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 13-15

Western North Island

Cloudy spells with westerlies, easing this evening. A shower or two may
move in overnight, more so about Taranaki.
Tonight’s Lows: 12-13


Areas of cloud and a few clear spells, northerly breezes.
Tonight’s Low: 15


Mainly clear skies with some high cloud, northerlies ease later this
evening. Light winds overnight.
Tonight’s Low: 15


Mainly clear skies with a few whiffs of high cloud, northwesterlies ease
this evening. Isolated showers about southern inland Marlborough clear this
Tonight’s Low: 13


Clear with some cloud overnight, easterlies about the coast east this
evening. Chance of a shower moving into South Canterbury this evening for a time
then clearing.
Tonight’s Lows: 11-12

West Coast

Cloudy with the odd drizzle patch possible, light west to southwest
Tonight’s Lows: 12-13

Coastal Otago

Cloudy with the odd light shower or drizzle patch moving in by evening,
light winds tend southerly.
Tonight’s Low: 12

Central Otago
Cloudy spells with
light west to southwest breezes, any showers clearing this evening.

Tonight’s Lows: 10-11


Cloudy with the odd shower possible, southwesterly breezes ease later this
Tonight’s Low: 11

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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