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Tuesday’s national forecast

A ridge brings settled weather to the South Island today. In the North Island expect a southerly airflow with cloud and a few showers in the east, mainly dry out west with sunnier conditions.

Sunny with a few clouds about, southerly winds freshen around midday bringing the risk of a few showers till evening.
Highs: 14-15


Mostly sunny with southwesterly winds freshening in the afternoon
Highs: 14-15

Bay Of Plenty

Sunny with southerly winds.
High: 15

Waikato & Central North Island

Mostly sunny with southerly winds, chance of some cloud and the odd shower
about southern parts of the Central North Island.
Highs: 11-14

Eastern North Island

Mostly cloudy with brisk southwesterlies, the odd shower.
High: 12


Mostly sunny with brisk southeasterly winds.
High: 12

Western North Island

Cloudy periods with southerly winds, the odd showers possible.
High: 11

Cloudy periods with
brisk to strong southerlies, the odd brief shower possible at times (mainly
later today).

High: 10

Marlborough & Nelson

Mostly sunny with south to southwesterly winds.
High: 12-13


Sunny spells with southwesterly winds, chance of a late shower.
High: 10

West Coast

Sunny with south to southeasterly winds.
Highs: 11-12

Coastal Otago

Cloudy periods with southwesterlies freshening in the morning, the odd
shower possible afternoon onwards.
High: 9

Central Otago

Sunny with light south to southwesterly winds.
High: 5-6


Cloudy spells with southwesterly winds, any early morning showers
High: 9

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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