TODAY |

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

leisure marine forecast

Friday

North Island, A few showers about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, clearing later. Fine with high cloud from Whanganui to Wairarapa. Elsewhere, cloudy periods and isolated showers. South Island, Cloud morning and night, but a fine afternoon with isolated showers about the ranges. However, cloud increasing with isolated showers in Fiordland.

Saturday

North Island, Partly cloudy with isolated showers from Gisborne to Auckland northwards. Elsewhere, fine apart from areas of cloud. South Island, Cloud morning and night, otherwise fine. Cloudy about the Fiordland, with isolated showers later.

Sunday

North Island, Cloudy periods, with isolated showers in the north and about the Bay of Plenty. Elsewhere, fine apart from areas of cloud. South Island, Rain setting in for Fiordland and Westland, with possibly heavy falls later. Scattered falls developing from Otago southwards later. Elsewhere, cloudy periods.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and isolated showers with southeasterlies. Winds and showers dying out on Saturday.

Northland

Mainly fine today. A few showers tomorrow.

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

Fine, apart from areas of cloud. Isolated showers in the afternoons and evenings.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Cloudy periods, and the odd shower.

Whanganui to Wellington

Fine.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller, Westland, and the Canterbury High Country

Areas of morning and evening cloud, otherwise fine apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges.

The Canterbury Plains, Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Areas of low cloud or fog morning and evening, otherwise mainly fine.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods, and the odd light shower.

Lake Taupo

Today:
10 knot lake breezes. Becoming easterly 10 knots this evening,easing to variable 5 knots tonight Waves less than half a metre. Fine.
Tomorrow:
Variable 5 knots. 10 knot lake breezes developing in the afternoon.Becoming easterly 10 knots in the evening, dying out at night. Waves less than half a metre. Mainly fine, chance afternoon or evening shower.
Thursday:
Variable 5 knots but 10 knot afternoon lake breezes. Cloudy periods, isolated showers.
Friday:
Variable 5 knots but 10 knot afternoon lake breezes. Cloudy periods, isolated afternoon showers.