extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Sunday

North Island, fine spells and a few showers north of Coromandel Peninsula, also afternoon showers about the central high country. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and clearing early about Dunedin, Clutha and North Otago, fine spells elsewhere.

Monday

North Island, fine spells and isolated showers north of Coromandel Peninsula, also afternoon showers about the central high country. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and about the Canterbury high country. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Tuesday

North Island, Fine spells and a few showers in the north and west. South Island, rain or showers in the west. Isolated afternoon showers inland in the east otherwise mainly fine.

Chatham Islands

Fine and cloudy periods with a few showers early Sunday. Light winds, but northerlies developing on Sunday then gradually strengthening on Monday until Wednesday.

Northland and Auckland

Thick high cloud spreading south this morning, with a few showers developing in Northland.

Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty. Often cloudy, with patchy drizzle in the east morning and night.

Taupo, Taihape, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine, apart from scattered afternoon and evening showers, some heavy and possibly thundery.

In the west from Waikato to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Fine weather.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller and Westland

Fine, apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers inland.

Fiordland

Mainly fine at first. Drizzle developing in the evening.

Canterbury to Southland

Fine, apart from areas of cloud morning and night, and a few morning showers about Canterbury and North Otago, retreating to the foothills in the afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, with the odd shower.

Plenty

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre offshore. Fair visibility in showers developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday morning easterly 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday easterly 15 knots.