weather warning


extended nz forecast

regional forecast


A few showers in Northland, about East Cape, and in Fiordland. Mainly fine elsewhere.


Becoming cloudy with patchy rain or drizzle from Taranaki to Bay of Plenty northwards. Mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, cloudy periods in the east and a few showers Auckland north. Cloudy or becoming cloudy elsewhere with patchy rain or drizzle. South Island, rain developing in the west and in Nelson and Marlborough. High cloud and a few spots of rain in Canterbury and North Otago. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

A few showers on Sunday and northwesterlies changing southwesterly. Mainly fine with light winds on Monday, then cloudy periods on Tuesday and northerlies developing, then strengthening.

Northland south to Taranaki, Taihape, Taupo and Bay of Plenty

Rain in west spreading elsewhere overnight, with localised heavy falls and possible thunderstorms, easing from the south later tomorrow.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine apart from a period of rain tomorrow.

Wanganui to Wellington, also Wairarapa (including the Tararua District), Nelson and Marlborough

Rain, clearing tomorrow morning and becoming mainly fine. Severe northwest gales about Marlborough, Wellington and Wairarapa easing this evening.


Mainly fine, but brief evening showers tomorrow.


A few showers.

Westland and Fiordland

Showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers, some possibly heavy with hail along the coast.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud. Rain for a time tomorrow.