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Wednesday’s national forecast

A ridge lies over the North Island today while a northwesterly airflow builds over the South Island.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty

Mainly sunny with light winds, any morning fog clears away. Cloud a little more frequent about Northland in the afternoon bringing the low risk of a late afternoon / evening isolated shower.
Highs: 20-21

Western North Island (including Central North Island)

Mainly sunny with light winds, any morning fog clears.
Highs: 18-19

Eastern North Island

Any morning cloud breaking to mostly sunny weather, light winds tend northeasterly this afternoon.
Highs: 18-19


Sunny spells with northerly winds.
High: 17

Marlborough & Nelson

Sunny with north to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 18-21


Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, a touch of high cloud at times. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 17-22

West Coast

Mostly cloudy with the odd drizzle patch possible, especially about South Westland where drizzle becomes more persistent in the evening. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 16-17

Southland & Otago

Increasing high cloud with areas of sun at times, some morning lower level cloud about coastal Otago breaks away. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 18-21

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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