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Brief Forecast for all New Zealand

Valid to Midnight Monday, 25-Jun

Northland to Kapiti, also Taupo, Taumarunui and Taihape

Cloudy periods and occasional showers, some heavy with hail, clearing Kapiti tomorrow afternoon. Squally thunderstorms possible near the coast, and snow lowering to 700 metres about Taihape.

Coromandel, Bay of Plenty, and Gisborne to Wairarapa

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers, becoming widespread about Coromandel and Bay of Plenty early tomorrow morning and again during the afternoon.


Occasional showers, mainly in the north, clearing tomorrow morning.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, and Otago apart from Clutha

Cloudy periods and isolated showers. Snow lowering to 200 metres in Otago tomorrow.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland, Southland and Clutha

Showers, some heavy with hail and squally thunderstorms, clearing southern Westland for a time tomorrow afternoon. Snow lowering to 100 metres in Southland and Clutha tomorrow, and to 500 metres in Buller.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers, some heavy.

Outlook for following three days


North Island. Showers, clearing evening, but lingering in the north and about the east and south coasts. Snow lowering to 600 metres for a time in the afternoon. South Island. Showers, snow to 200 metres in the south and 400 metres in the north at first, clearing later but lingering about Southland.


Mainly fine, a few showers in the north and south, and also the east coast of the North Island.


North Island. Isolated showers in the west. Mainly fine in the east, with isolated showers developing later. South Island. A few showers in the south, partly cloudy elsewhere. Isolated showers developing about the east coast later.


North Island. A few showers in the east and south, becoming fine elsewhere. South Island. Becoming fine in the west and south, isolated showers elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Showers, turning to rain on Thursday with southwesterlies becoming strong or gale.

Issued: 11:21am Sunday, 24-Jun-2018