Your web browser (Internet Explorer) is out of date. Some things will not look right and things might not work properly. Please download an up-to-date and free browser from here.

Tuesday’s national forecast

A front moves onto the upper North Island this afternoon / evening meanwhile the rest of the country is under a southerly airflow.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

Cloudy with some rain moving into Northland by midday, reaching the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty in the evening. There may be a light shower or two before rain arrives. East to northeasterly winds develop.
Highs: 16-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)

Mostly sunny, expect high cloud about Taranaki and the Central North Island. Southeasterly winds.
Highs: 13-16

Eastern North Island

Mostly cloudy with southerly breezes, there may be a light shower or two about otherwise mainly dry.
Highs: 14-15


Mostly cloudy with the chance of a light shower or two. Southerly winds, freshening a little from afternoon.
High: 11

Marlborough & Nelson

Mostly sunny with east to northeasterly breezes.
Highs: 13-14


Mostly cloudy although there may be a few afternoon sunny spells, light winds.
High: 12

West Coast

Mainly sunny weather with light winds.
Highs: 16-18

Southland & Otago

Any morning cloud clears to sunny weather, some cloud may stick about coastal Otago. Light easterly winds, breezy about coastal Otago.
Highs: 11-16

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


Related Articles