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Wednesday’s national forecast

A ridge now lies over the North Island today bringing mainly settled and sunny weather, some cloud still persists in the east however, also about eastern Northland. For the South Island a northerly airflow develops, cloud moves into the west while out east conditions remain sunny.

Sunny spells with east to southeast winds, cloud more frequent in the east with the chance of a shower now and then.
Highs: 17-18


Mostly sunny with light easterlies, cloud a little more frequent in the
High: 17

Bay Of Plenty

Mostly sunny with light southeasterlies.
High: 16

Waikato & Central North Island

Sunny with light easterlies.
Highs: 14-16

Eastern North Island

Sunny with light winds about the Wairarapa, morning cloud clears to a
mostly sunny day about Hawkes Bay. Cloudy in the morning about Gisborne with the
chance of a light shower, sunny spells develop in the afternoon with light
southerlies easing.
Highs: 14-16

Western North Island

Sunny with light easterlies, some cloud possible at times about northern
Highs: 16


Sunny with light winds tending northerly in the afternoon, northerlies
increase from evening.
Highs: 13-14


Sunny with light winds.
Highs: 13-14


Sunny with light winds.
High: 14-15


Sunny with light winds inland tending northeasterly near the coast.
High: 12

West Coast

Sunny with light winds, areas of cloud increase from midday about South
Westland and from late afternoon further north. Drizzle moves into South
Westland in the evening.
High: 13

Coastal Otago

Sunny with some high cloud moving in later in the day, northeasterly
High: 12

Central Otago

Sunny with light northwesterlies, high cloud increases from late
Highs: 8-9


Sunny with some high cloud increasing late afternoon onwards, light
High: 12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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