extended nz forecast

regional forecast


North Island, fine. However, isolated showers for the ranges of Gisborne,Hawkes Bay and eastern Bay of Plenty. South Island, mainly fine, isolated showers, mainly about the ranges.


North Island, fine, apart from isolated showers in Bay of Plenty, and about the ranges of Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, rain in the west, south of the Glaciers, and scattered rain in the south. Elsewhere, isolated showers about the ranges.


North Island, isolated afternoon showers south of Taihape to Taranaki, mainly about high ground. Also, late drizzle in Waikato and Waitomo. South Island, rain in Fiordland and Westland, clearing later. Elsewhere, isolated showers.


North Island, areas of morning cloud in the west, and isolated showers for Northland and Auckland. South Island, rain from afternoon in the west, south of the Glaciers, possibly heavy. Scattered rain in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods, isolated showers.


Fine, apart from isolated showers inland during the afternoon.

Auckland to Kapiti Coast, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Fine. However, some morning cloud with patchy drizzle for Taranaki.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Mostly cloudy with patchy drizzle. However, light showers north of Hastings, gradually easing.


Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud.

For all of the South Island

Mostly fine. Areas of cloud morning and night, mainly near the coast, with the odd patch of drizzle. Isolated showers for inland Otago and Southland during the afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy. Some afternoon fine spells.