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Wednesday night’s national forecast

An anticyclone remains in control for most of New Zealand tonight meaning settled conditions, cloud a little less prominant about the South Island tonight. An easterly airflow over the upper North Island brings some cloud, a few showers north of Auckland clear this evening.

Cloudy areas with easterly winds, chance of a shower or two.
Tonight’s Lows: 10-11


Cloudy areas with easterly winds, showers north of the city clearing this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 9

Bay Of Plenty

Areas of cloud, light east to southeast winds.
Tonight’s Low: 7

Waikato & Central North Island

Areas of cloud east of Lake Taupo, mainly clear skies further east although
some high cloud is possible overnight. Light easterlies.
Tonight’s Lows: -1-4

Eastern North Island

Mostly cloudy with light winds. A few drizzle patches about northern Hawkes
Bay / Gisborne clearing this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 3-4


Mainly clear skies, a touch of high cloud possible overnight. Light
Tonight’s Lows: 3-4

Western North Island

Mainly clear skies tonight, southeasterlies ease.
Tonight’s Low: 1


Areas of cloud breaking up a little this evening / overnight.
Southeasterlies ease.
Tonight’s Low: 4


Mainly clear skies tonight, light winds.
Tonight’s Low: 1


Mainly clear skies tonight, light winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 0-1


Mainly clear skies, light winds inland. Easterlies near the coast ease this
Tonight’s Lows: -1-1

West Coast

Mainly clear skies, light winds.
Tonight’s Low: 2

Coastal Otago

Mainly clear skies with light winds.
Tonight’s Low: 4

Central Otago

Mainly clear skies tonight, chance of some low cloud towards dawn. Light
Tonight’s Lows: -1-0


Periods of cloud with light winds, chance of some fog for inland
Tonight’s Lows: 4-5

Homepage image / Chris Johnson 

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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