weather warning

An active front, preceded by a strong northerly flow and followed by unsettled westerlies, is forecast to cross the country during today and Sunday


Now
12°
8°
Rain at times. Northwesterlies picking up evening.
WNW
Sunrise
Sat Jul 21 08:07:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sat Jul 21 17:32:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
10°
°
Chance morning shower then occasional rain. Northwesterly dying out.
Sunrise
Sun Jul 22 08:06:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sun Jul 22 17:33:00 NZST 2018
Mon Jul 23 00:00:00 NZST 2018
°
Cloudy with occasional showers gradually clearing. Fresh southeasterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Jul 23 08:05:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Mon Jul 23 17:34:00 NZST 2018
Tue Jul 24 00:00:00 NZST 2018
°
A few showers, clearing afternoon. Southeasterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Jul 24 08:04:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Tue Jul 24 17:35:00 NZST 2018

Today

12°

4°

Tomorrow

10°

1°

Mon Jul 23 00:00:00 NZST 2018

7°

0°

Tue Jul 24 00:00:00 NZST 2018

7°

0°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

Monday

North Island, Showers about and west of the Central Plateau, mainly fine in the east. South Island, Rain or showers east of the Divide, with snow to 400 metres in the south. A few showers in the west, clearing.

Tuesday

North Island, Showers spreading everywhere. South Island, Rain or showers in the east, with snow to 400 metres in the south, gradually easing. Fine in the west.

Wednesday

North Island, A few showers, clearing about Bay of Plenty and the east coast. South Island, Showers in the east with snow to 500 metres at first, clearing. Fine in the west, but late rain about Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to a few showers on Monday. Rain developing again on Wednesday as northerlies turn strong or gale southerly.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine today. Brief rain tomorrow.

The remainder of the North Island

Cloudy periods and a few showers, turning to rain for a time tonight or tomorrow morning, briefly heavy. Severe northwest gales about Wairarapa and Wellington easing overnight.

Marlborough and Nelson

Rain later today, briefly heavy, with severe northwest gales about Marlborough, all easing overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow, but a few showers persist about the ranges and Sounds.

Buller to Fiordland

Rain today, heavy and possibly thundery with gales for a time. Showers tomorrow, some heavy with hail.

Canterbury

Variable high cloud, with a showers later today and again late tomorrow. Severe northwest gales in exposed places, easing overnight.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers today, with severe gales in exposed places. Rain spreading north tomorrow and snow lowering to 400 metres at night.

Chatham Islands

A few showers, turning to rain tomorrow.