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Tuesday night’s national forecast

A large anticyclone brings mainly settled weather across the country tonight. Eastern regions of both islands are likely to experience a fair bit of cloud however with drizzle possible.

Cloudy areas breaking up overnight, southerly winds ease later this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 13-14


Clear spells lengthen this evening, mainly clear skies overnight with southwesterly breezes dying out.
Tonight’s Low: 14

Central North Island, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

Mainly clear skies with light winds, northerlies about the Bay Of Plenty
ease this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 10-14

Eastern North Island

Clear skies to start this evening however cloud thickens up later this
evening. Some drizzle possible overnight. Easterlies tend southerly later.
Tonight’s Lows: 13-14

Western North Island

Mainly clear skies with east to southeasterly breezes, a few clouds about
at times.
Tonight’s Lows: 12-13


Mainly clear skies, southerlies ease and tend easterly this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 13


Clear skies although some cloud moves in during the evening, northerlies
ease with light winds overnight.
Tonight’s Low: 14


Cloudy with easterlies easing this evening, chance of a drizzle patch
otherwise mainly dry.
Tonight’s Low: 12


Cloudy with east to northeasterly breezes, the odd drizzle patch about.
Many will remain dry.
Tonight’s Low: 12

West Coast

Clear skies, light west to southwest breezes die away this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 10-11

Coastal Otago

Cloudy or becoming cloudy this evening, chance of a drizzle patch at times.
Northeasterly breezes.
Tonight’s Lows: 10-11

Central Otago

Clear skies, south to southwesterly winds ease this evening. Light winds
Tonight’s Lows: 4-6


Cloudy periods with southwesterlies easing this evening, light winds
overnight with cloud breaking up a little.
Tonight’s Low: 5

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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