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Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 23/07/2018 - 04:18

A westerly quarter airflow lies over the North Island today while a low east of the South Island directs a southerly airflow in over the mainland.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, the odd shower at times also. The Bay Of Plenty has mainly dry weather. Westerly winds.
Highs: 13-14

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas and the odd shower, west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 9-13

Eastern North Island
Sunny about Hawkes Bay and Gisborne with northwesterlies, dry this morning for the Wairarapa then southerlies move in this afternoon bringing some rain.
Highs: 14-18

Wellington
High cloud and some sun this morning, northwesterlies change southerly this afternoon bringing rain.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
Dry this morning then some rain develops around midday as southerlies freshening, rain eases back to showers during the afternoon.
Highs: 10-12

Canterbury
Early rain eases to the odd shower, showers clearing in the afternoon Banks Peninsula northwards while continuing further south. Expect snow in the mountains to stay above 500m.
Highs: 9-10

West Coast
Sunny about South Westland while further north expect morning rain then sunny areas increase from afternoon. Rain hangs about Buller through till evening however. South to southeasterly winds.
Highs: 9-12

Southland & Otago
Areas of rain or showers for much of the day, dry spells increasing about Southland from afternoon, cold southerlies, snow stays above 400m.
Highs: 8-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-276...

Posted on July 22, 2018 at 11:32 PM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 22/07/2018 - 04:00

A cold front is today clearing the country leaving showers and a eventually a temperature drop.

NORTH ISLAND:
Rain in the northern half of the island slowly tracks eastwards with isolated heavy falls. The front should clear East Cape later in the afternoon. Showers remain in the west with winds generally west to north west for most regions, tiling more south west by night.
Highs: 12 to 17

SOUTH ISLAND:
West to south west winds easing back for some regions today with cold southerlies arriving in Southland later this afternoon and spreading northwards. Frequent showers in the west and south with snow on the ranges lowering tonight and may impact Alpine passes. Mainly dry in the east and north.
Highs: 6 to 15

- WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-281...

Posted on July 22, 2018 at 11:28 PM

Friday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 20/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over the North Island today while Northerlies build further south.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, chance of a shower also mainly afternoon, fairly dry otherwise. Inland areas could see some fog morning and night. Light west to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with the chance of a shower or two, light west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 11-15

Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds, perhaps tending onshore in the afternoon.
Highs: 14-16

Wellington
A mix of sun and cloud with increasing Northerly winds.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with a touch of high cloud later in the day, light winds then afternoon northwesterlies.
High: 13-16

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light northerlies, tending northeast near the coast.
Highs: 13-14

West Coast
Mostly cloudy with the chance of a shower or two, some rain about Fiordland for much of the day then becoming heavier there overnight. North to northeasterly winds increase later in the day.
Highs: 12-14

Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-319...

Posted on July 19, 2018 at 11:11 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 19/07/2018 - 04:00

A front moves across the North Island today pushing in from the west, a calmer story for the South Island with morning rain or showers on the West Coast then clearing.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of showers and dry spells, some rain for a time late afternoon / evening then clearing at night as northwesterly winds change southwest.
Highs: 14-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers developing about Taranaki towards midday, spreading elsewhere in the afternoon then easing in the evening. Showers may be heavy for a time. Northwesterly winds for most, changing breezy southwest about Taranaki in the afternoon.
Highs: 10-15

Eastern North Island
A mostly sunny morning then expect increasing high cloud, a few spots of rain possible late afternoon / evening. Light northerlies.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
Cloudy areas, chance of a shower or two mainly late afternoon / evening. Northerly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud for Marlborough, breaking away later in the afternoon. Nelson sees slightly cloudier skies, chance of a shower too in the afternoon then cloud breaking away late afternoon also. Light winds.
High: 13-15

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, breaking away during the afternoon. Light winds tend easterly by midday.
Highs: 11-13

West Coast
Some morning rain or showers then sunny areas increase from afternoon, light winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Morning cloud may bring a few spots of rain then becoming sunny in the afternoon, light northwesterly winds, perhaps tending southerly for a time about coastal Otago.
Highs: 10-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on July 19, 2018 at 1:36 AM

Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 18/07/2018 - 04:00

A ridge hangs over New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather, a few showers about however mainly for Auckland northwards and about Fiordland.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy with a shower or two about Northland and Auckland. The Waikato and Bay Of Plenty sees sunny areas and increasing cloud, a shower or two later in the afternoon / evening. Light westerly quarter winds for all.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning cloud may bring a shower or two then breaking to sunny spells, light west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

Eastern North Island
A mainly sunny day with light winds.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
Sunny with light northerly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds.
High: 12-14

Canterbury
Sunny with light winds, tending northeast near the coast in the afternoon.
Highs: 11-13

West Coast
A mix of sun and cloud, cloud about Fiordland is thicker with a light shower or two at times. Light winds.
Highs: 11-12

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, mainly later in the day. Light north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 9-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on July 17, 2018 at 10:20 PM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 17/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, may be an isolated shower or two also. The Bay Of Plenty looks to stay mainly dry with longer sunny spells. Westerly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas and a shower or two at times, west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-15

Eastern North Island
Sunny with westerly winds, perhaps tending a little more southwest in the afternoon near coastal fringes.
Highs: 15-17

Wellington
Mostly sunny with easing northwesterly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with westerly winds.
High: 13-16

Canterbury
Sunny with light winds, tending northeast near the coast in the afternoon.
Highs: 13-15

West Coast
Cloudy areas and a shower or two at times, light westerly quarter winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny, some cloud at times for Southland. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on July 17, 2018 at 1:35 AM

Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 16/07/2018 - 04:42

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today with a front clearing eastern regions this morning and moving eastwards.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning fog, mainly for inland areas then expect sunny spells and isolated showers, light northwest winds tend westerly this afternoon.
Highs: 15-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells and a few isolated showers, some may be heavy especially afternoon. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 12-16

Eastern North Island
Sunny with northwesterly winds, early rain clears the Wairarapa.
Highs: 15-18

Wellington
Morning rain eases to the odd isolated shower and sunny spells, breezy northwesterly winds.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Early rain clears then becoming sunny this morning, a few showers may drift back into Nelson this afternoon moving in from the west otherwise fairly dry. Northwesterly winds.
High: 14-15

Canterbury
Morning rain then sunny areas develop this afternoon as northeasterly winds tend northerly.
Highs: 13-14

West Coast
Early rain eases to showers, rain picking up again later this afternoon. Northeasterly winds change westerly later today.
Highs: 12-13

Southland & Otago
A few showers this morning (mainly for Otago) then sun breaks through this afternoon, northeasterly winds tend northwest this evening.
Highs: 10-12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-275...

Posted on July 15, 2018 at 11:32 PM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 15/07/2018 - 04:00

Nor'east winds pick up nationwide and become a little strong in some exposed places. A narrow but heavy band of rain slides south and eastwards over the North Island.

NORTH ISLAND:
Rain, heavy at times, tracking across the upper North Island then easing. Rain eases in Northland in the morning, then Auckland, Waikato etc. A few light drizzle patches or showers on the eastern side south of Gisborne, otherwise dry at first but patchy rain spreads over much of the island by tonight with the lightest falls/lowest amounts the further south you are. Wellington looks mainly dry. Rain in the east may become heavy overnight. Winds blustery at times from the NE, easing after the front to light/calm for many.
Highs: 11 to 18

SOUTH ISLAND:
East to NE winds picking up with clouds increasing from the north. Rain developing around Nelson and Marlborough with some patchy falls down the West Coast later in the day or by night. Mainly dry in the east and south but patchy rain develops overnight in Canterbury and maybe coastal Otago (or drizzle). Winds lightest in Southland and driest weather too. Winds ease later today or overnight. Warmest on the West Coast, coldest around Queenstown.
Highs: 7 to 17

- WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-280...

Posted on July 15, 2018 at 10:50 PM

Saturday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sat, 14/07/2018 - 04:00

An east to northeasterly airflow gradually increases today as a large low pressure system churns away in the Tasman Sea.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas and a shower or two, more so about eastern areas. Auckland may stay fairly dry for much of the day till later in the evening, perhaps even some sun at times. The Bay Of Plenty (especially in the west) sees patchy rain or showers all day. East to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with some high cloud thickening up in the evening. Taranaki and the Central North Island (especially more towards Lake Taupo) sees cloud a little more frequent during the day, perhaps even the chance of a shower or two. East to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 12-16

Eastern North Island
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, in the evening high cloud thickens up moving in from the west. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
A mix of sun and cloud with north to northwesterly winds, changing southeasterly late afternoon.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny areas and some high cloud for Marlborough. Nelson sees slightly more frequent areas of cloud during the day, still, there will be some sun at times. Light winds tend north to northeast in the afternoon, cloud thickens up overnight with southeasterlies.
Highs: 12-14

Canterbury
Sunny areas and some high cloud, light winds tending easterly in the afternoon.
Highs: 10-13

West Coast
A shower or two possible in the morning then expect high cloud with some sun at times from midday, east to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Southland & Otago
Plenty of high cloud with some sun at times, light winds tend easterly around midday.
Highs: 8-11

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/saturdays-national-forecast-3...

Posted on July 13, 2018 at 11:40 PM

Friday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 13/07/2018 - 04:00

A ridge lies over the North Island today extending out from an anticyclone east of the North Island, meanwhile a light northwesterly airflow gradually develops further south.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny, there may be some fog to start the day about the Waikato. Cloud then quickly increases with showers from midday. The Bay Of Plenty has patchy rain or drizzle from morning. Light northeasterly winds.
Highs: 13-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny, some cloud about Taranaki however with the chance of a shower or two. This area of cloud slinks southwards during the day entering into the Manawatu by evening. Light north to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

Eastern North Island
Sunny with light northerly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
A mix of sun and cloud with breezy northwesterly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds, afternoon north to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 12-14

Canterbury
Sunny, a touch of high cloud later in the day. Light winds may tend northeast near the coast in the afternoon.
Highs: 10-12

West Coast
Mostly cloudy although some sun breaking through in the afternoon for North Westland, a few light showers about Fiordland for most of the day. Light northerly winds.
Highs: 8-11

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, thickening in the evening. Light northwesterly winds.
Highs: 7-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-318...

Posted on July 12, 2018 at 10:04 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 12/07/2018 - 04:00

An anticyclone quickly pushes onto New Zealand today moving in from the west.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny with light southwesterly winds, cloud may be a little more frequent in the afternoon bringing the low risk of an isolated shower or two.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning cloud with a few showers then sunny areas develop in the afternoon as southerly winds tend southeast.
Highs: 8-14

Eastern North Island
Southerlies and cloud about the Wairarapa pushes northwards into Hawkes Bay and Gisborne during the morning, there is the risk of a shower with this change otherwise mainly dry. Cloud breaks away later in the evening / overnight.
Highs: 10-13

Wellington
Morning cloud then mostly sunny, cool southerly winds die out late afternoon.
High: 10

Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy areas and occasional sun, light winds tend east to northeast in the afternoon.
Highs: 8-11

Canterbury
Any early showers clear then becoming sunny by midday, southwesterly winds die out tending light northeast in the afternoon.
Highs: 8-10

West Coast
Early showers clear North Westland, some sun breaks through in the afternoon. Mostly sunny about South Westland with cloud developing there later in the evening. Light winds.
Highs: 8-11

Southland & Otago
Any morning cloud breaks away then sunny, light winds inland. Coastal westerlies ease.
Highs: 6-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on July 12, 2018 at 10:01 PM

Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 11/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today, later this afternoon or evening a very cold but brief southwest change moves onto the lower South Island then moving northwards overnight.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Areas of cloud with a shower or two, mainly from midday. The Bay Of Plenty may stay fairly dry with more frequent areas of sun. West to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Areas of cloud, the odd shower also, more so from afternoon. West to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 9-14

Eastern North Island
Sunny with light northwesterlies, picking up a little in the afternoon about the Wairarapa.
Highs: 14-16

Wellington
Sunny with northwesterly winds picking up from afternoon.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with afternoon northwesterlies.
Highs: 12-14

Canterbury
Sunny with afternoon northwesterly winds, an overnight southwest change brings a few brief showers.
Highs: 12-14

West Coast
Mostly cloudy with a few showers, some rain about Fiordland spreads northwards during the afternoon. Rain eases later in the evening as westerlies change southwest.
Highs: 9-11

Southland & Otago
Sunny spells (a shower or two possible about coastal Southland), rain develops late afternoon or evening as breezy northwesterly winds change southwest. Rain quickly eases back to showers during the evening then clearing later. Some brief snow to 400m for a time.
Highs: 9-12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on July 11, 2018 at 1:21 PM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 10/07/2018 - 04:00

New Zealand lies under a southwesterly airflow today, potentially unstable this morning for the North Island especially in the west.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers, possibly heavy with thunderstorms and hail then easing in the afternoon and some sun breaking through. Long dry spells by evening. Southwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers (possibly heavy about Taranaki), easing during the afternoon and clearing by evening as westerly winds change southwest.
Highs: 8-13

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, northwesterlies change southwest during the afternoon bringing the risk of a shower otherwise mainly dry.
Highs: 12-14

Wellington
Any early showers clear then sunny areas increase, southerlies die out in the evening.
High: 11

Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud clears to sunny weather, light winds.
Highs: 11-13

Canterbury
Any early showers clear then becoming sunny with southwesterly winds dying out by evening.
Highs: 10-12

West Coast
Any early showers clear then mostly sunny with light southwesterly winds, there may be a shower or two move in just north of Greymouth for a time in the afternoon.
Highs: 9-11

Southland & Otago
Occasional showers for Southland and coastal Otago, further north into northern parts of Otago the risk of showers goes down and conditions become drier with some sun at times. Winds from the west, fresh about coastal areas.
Highs: 7-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on July 10, 2018 at 4:57 AM

Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 09/07/2018 - 04:09

An unsettled westerly quarter airflow brings wet weather in the west today with drier conditions out east, however a small low sitting east of the South Island encourages a southwest change to push northwards bringing rain or showers through into Canterbury by evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers, some may be heavy especially late afternoon / evening, hail possible this evening Auckland southwards. Gusty west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers or areas of rain, heavy at times. Winds will be breezy from the northwest, strong at times for some coastal areas. Thunderstorms and hail are also possible. Snow lowering to 1000m this morning about the Central Plateau, 700m by evening.
Highs: 8-14

Eastern North Island
A mix of sun and cloud, the odd spot of rain may spread from the west at times (early morning may see more persistent rain then clearing), winds gusty from the northwest.
Highs: 14-17

Wellington
Showers, some may be heavy with hail then easing in the evening. Strong to gale northwesterly winds ease from afternoon.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
Strong northwesterly winds with showers, possibly heavy this morning for Nelson with hail. Conditions becoming drier this afternoon about Marlborough with winds easing a little. Showers continue for Nelson through till evening.
Highs: 11-13

Canterbury
High cloud, gusty northwesterly winds for North Canterbury. Rain develops this morning about South Canterbury then pushing northwards this evening with freshening southwesterlies.
Highs: 10-14

West Coast
Heavy rain this morning with possible thunderstorms and hail then easing this afternoon. Fresh westerlies ease.
Highs: 10-12

Southland & Otago
Dry this morning for Southland then showers develop this afternoon. Rain develops about Otago this morning then eases this afternoon to the odd shower. Cold southwesterly winds.
Highs: 5-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-274...

Posted on July 09, 2018 at 12:29 AM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 08/07/2018 - 04:00

Strengthening nor'west winds build over the North Island today with heavy rain on the western side, driest in the east. A late colder change in the south.

NORTH ISLAND:
Rain in the south west corner up to about Taranaki. Showers elsewhere in the west but dry in the east although there should be some spillover into Wairarapa. Gales in exposed places from the NW with blustery winds developing elsewhere. In the evening or overnight that main western rain band moves across the North Island. Warmer than average for most, especially the east.
Highs: 14 to 21

SOUTH ISLAND:
Rain, becoming heavy on the West Coast - watch for possible slips and flooding. Some spillover into the eastern side but those most east/near the coast will be the driest. Northerly quarter winds, mainly NW, may be gale around Cook Strait. Coldest around Queenstown.
Highs: 6 to 16

- WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-a-r...

Posted on July 09, 2018 at 12:25 AM

Saturday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sat, 07/07/2018 - 04:00

A strong northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a cold front moves northwards over the South Island during the day reaching the lower North Island in the evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Thickening cloud, a shower or two possible from afternoon although big dry areas are still likely. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with a patchy shower or two at times, later in the evening and overnight rain moves into Taranaki and Kapiti. Breezy northwesterly winds.
Highs: 12-15

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with increasing high cloud, a few spots of rain may spread into the Wairarapa at times from late afternoon. Northwesterly winds, gusty about the Wairarapa.
Highs: 14-16

Wellington
Patchy rain (more so from late morning) with strong northwesterly winds, possibly gusting to gale at times.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Thick high cloud, patchy showers or some rain at times about Nelson and the Sounds from midday. Rain becoming more persistent in the evening with areas of precipitation spreading to the Marlborough coastline also. Brisk to strong northwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-16

Canterbury
Morning spots of rain then a mostly sunny afternoon as gusty northerlies (strong to gale about inland areas) change a more moderate northwest.
Highs: 18-20

West Coast
Morning rain with heavy falls and thunderstorms, easing to showers in the afternoon as gusty northerlies change lighter westerly.
Highs: 12-14

Southland & Otago
Morning rain then becoming sunny as northerlies tend northwest around midday, a warm afternoon.
Highs: 12-16

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/saturdays-national-forecast-3...

Posted on July 09, 2018 at 12:21 AM

Friday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 06/07/2018 - 04:00

A northwesterly airflow lies over most of New Zealand today, strengthening overnight. The upper North Island has a ridge of high pressure.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mainly sunny weather, a chance of some fog morning and night especially for inland areas. Light winds.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny, cloud may be a little more frequent from afternoon. North to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds tending northwest.
Highs: 14-15

Wellington
A mix of mid and high level cloud, there may be times when skies are mostly cloudy. Breezy northwesterly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud at times, north to northwesterly winds pick up from afternoon.
Highs: 13-15

Canterbury
High cloud, there may be a few spots of rain during the afternoon otherwise mainly dry. Northerly winds.
Highs: 12-14

West Coast
Mostly cloudy, rain for South Westland with heavy falls possible. The odd light shower further north from afternoon then heavy rain moves northwards overnight. Increasing north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Thick high cloud, a few areas of scattered rain especially in the afternoon then again overnight. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-317...

Posted on July 05, 2018 at 11:44 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 05/07/2018 - 04:00

A northwesterly airflow slowly builds over the South Island during today while a ridge of high pressure lies further north.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas for Auckland northwards with light south westerlies, further south expect sunny areas and some high cloud. Some fog possible morning and night about the Waikato.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny areas and some high cloud, light winds.
Highs: 11-13

Eastern North Island
Cloudy areas with the chance of a shower or two, mainly about the likes of Mahia Peninsula and coastal Gisborne. The Wairarapa is sunnier with some high cloud. Light southwesterlies.
Highs: 12-13

Wellington
Sunny areas and some high cloud, light winds.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
Mainly sunny although expect some high cloud at times, light winds.
Highs: 11-13

Canterbury
Sunny areas and some high cloud, light northerlies for inland areas. Northeasterly breezes near the coast.
Highs: 10-12

West Coast
Mostly cloudy, the odd light shower also mainly about South Westland. Later in the evening / overnight heavy rain moves into Fiordland. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Some high cloud, morning spots of rain for Southland. Further spots of rain possible later in the evening or overnight for most. Northerly winds.
Highs: 9-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on July 05, 2018 at 12:28 AM

Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 04/07/2018 - 04:00

An anticyclone lies in the Tasman Sea today spreading a ridge over New Zealand.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny, cloud a little more frequent from afternoon especially in the west. The Bay Of Plenty stays mainly sunny all day. Light southwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-14

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas and occasional sun, light winds tend westerly in the afternoon.
Highs: 10-13

Eastern North Island
Sunny about the Wairarapa. Hawkes Bay sees early cloud clear then becoming mostly sunny. Gisborne sees a few morning showers then sunny areas break through from afternoon. Winds are light for the most part however south to southwesterly winds about Gisborne don’t ease till later in the day.
Highs: 11-13

Wellington
A mix of sun and cloud, light northerlies.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with some high cloud later in the evening, light winds.
Highs: 12-14

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud from afternoon, light winds.
Highs: 10-12

West Coast
A mix of sun and cloud (cloud may be thicker about coastal fringes, especially morning), high cloud increases from afternoon. The odd light shower about Fiordland then rain at times from late afternoon. Light winds.
Highs: 11-12

Southland & Otago
High cloud, some rain develops in the afternoon about Southland as northwesterly winds change southwest. Rain eases in the evening. Otago has sunny areas and thickening high cloud however remaining mainly dry, there may be a spot of rain in the evening.
Highs: 7-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on July 05, 2018 at 12:10 AM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 03/07/2018 - 05:54

A ridge brings settled weather to the South Island today, south to southeasterly winds ease over the North Island.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny with light southerly winds. There may be a morning shower or two about the western side of Northland then clearing away.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny weather with south to southeasterly winds. Some cloud about the Manawatu during the day however.
Highs: 8-12

Eastern North Island
Cloudy areas and the chance of a shower or two, mainly about coastal fringes. Drier weather just inland away from the coast. Cold southwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-12

Wellington
Chance of a morning shower then sunny areas develop in the afternoon, southerly winds ease.
High: 10

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds after a frost start.
Highs: 10-12

Canterbury
Any morning cloud clears then sunny with light afternoon northeasterlies.
Highs: 8-10

West Coast
Sunny, some cloud for South Westland later in the evening. Light winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with light winds. A frost start for inland areas.
Highs: 6-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on July 02, 2018 at 11:52 PM

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Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 08/10/2018 - 05:03

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