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Wednesday’s national forecast

An anticyclone lies over the country again today, morning cloud breaks in the east and north of the South Island to sunny spells. The North Island is mostly sunny in the south and west, the east coast is cloudy with the odd drizzle patch about.

Mostly sunny with east to southeast breezes, some cloud at times along the eastern coastline.
Highs: 23-24


Mostly sunny with light winds tending easterly.
High: 26

Central North Island, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

Mainly sunny with light winds, afternoon northerlies for the Bay Of
Highs: 24-27

Eastern North Island

Mostly cloudy skies with the odd drizzle patch, especially in the morning.
East to southeast breezes.
Highs: 22-23

Western North Island

Sunny with some cloud, east to southeasterly breezes. About Taranaki expect
mostly sunny weather and light winds.
Highs: 23-26


Mostly sunny with light winds tending easterly.
High: 22


Morning cloud clears to sunny weather, light winds at first then afternoon
High: 22


Morning cloud clears to mostly sunny weather, easterly breezes.
High: 22


Morning cloud breaks to sunny spells, easterlies a little fresh in the
afternoon especially near the coast.
Highs 21-22

West Coast

Sunny with light winds, tending westerly or southwest in the afternoon.
Warmest temperatures about inland Buller.
Highs: 18-22

Coastal Otago

Morning cloud breaks to sunny spells, northeasterly breezes.
High: 19

Central Otago

Sunny with light winds.
Highs: 22-23


Sunny with light winds in the morning, afternoon northerlies.
Highs: 22-23

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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