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Tuesday’s national forecast

An anticyclone is centred west of the North Island in the Tasman Sea today while a west to southwesterly airflow covers New Zealand.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

Mostly sunny weather with southwesterly winds, a little breezy during the afternoon then easing later in the evening. Winds may tend light northerly in the afternoon for the Bay Of Plenty.
Highs: 20-24

Western North Island (including Central North Island)

Mainly sunny with westerly winds, breezy during the afternoon.
Highs: 19-24

Eastern North Island

Sunny with light winds in the morning, afternoon east to northeasterly winds (sea breeze).
Highs: 23-25


Sunny with northerly winds.
High: 19

Marlborough & Nelson

Sunny with light winds in the morning, afternoon north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 23-25


Sunny with east to northeasterly winds along the coast, warmer northwesterlies inland with warmer termperatures.
Highs: 23-27

West Coast

A mix of sun and cloud, westerly winds. Cloud thickens later in the evening about Fiordland with showers there overnight.
Highs: 17-22

Southland & Otago

Mainly sunny with north to northwesterly winds, a chance winds may tend northeast in the afternoon right on the coast (Coastal Otago).
Highs: 24-28

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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