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Tuesday’s national forecast

A ridge weakens over the North Island today while a north to northwesterly airflow increases over the South Island.

Periods of cloud and the odd sunny spell, chance of a shower this afternoon. Northeasterly winds. Overnight light showers.
Highs: 22-23


Chance of a morning shower any of which clear, sunny spells then develop by
midday. Northeasterly winds.
High: 23

Bay Of Plenty

Morning showers clear to sunny spells, humid northeasterly winds.
High: 22


Sunny areas and some cloud, northeasterly winds.
High: 24

Central North Island
The odd
morning shower clears then expect sunny areas, cloud increases in the evening.
North to northeasterly winds.

Highs: 22-23

Eastern North Island

Mostly sunny weather with northeasterly winds, chance of an isolated shower
late afternoon / evening about the ranges of Wairarapa and southern Hawkes
Highs: 23-24


Any morning showers clear then expect sunny areas and increasing cloud,
north to northeasterly winds.
High: 22

Western North Island

Sunny areas and increasing cloud, a few showers possible this afternoon.
Light northwesterlies tend westerly around midday.
High: 24


Mostly sunny this morning then some cloud developing from afternoon, north
to northwesterly winds build.
High: 22

Sunny areas and some
increasing cloud, northerly winds build this afternoon. Some overnight

Highs: 22-23


Mostly sunny with high cloud increasing from this afternoon,
northwesterlies pick up this afternoon becoming a little gusty at times.
Overnight rain.
Highs: 27-28


Mostly sunny weather with high cloud gradually increasing, northerly winds
inland and northeasterlies near the coast. Northerlies spread to the coast in
the evening. Some overnight rain.
Highs: 27-28

West Coast

Mostly cloudy with northeasterly winds, gradually building becoming brisk
by evening. Chance of a light shower about, rain moves into Fiordland in the
evening then further north overnight.
Highs: 20-22

Coastal Otago

Plenty of high cloud with northeasterly winds, chance spot of late evening
High: 25

Central Otago

Plenty of high cloud with northerly winds, becoming breezy this afternoon.
Chance spot of evening rain.
Highs: 22-26


Plenty of high cloud with northeastely winds, a few spells of rain possible
in the evening.
Highs: 26-27

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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