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Brief Forecast for all New Zealand

Valid to Midnight Wednesday, 03-Sep

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula

Mostly fine, however a few showers clearing in Coromandel Peninsula tonight and a few showers tomorrow afternoon.

In the west from Waikato to Wellington, also Bay of Plenty, Taupo and Taihape

Fine spells. Scattered showers developing inland tomorrow afternoon, some heavy.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Rain, easing to showers tomorrow morning.


Scattered rain clearing tomorrow morning and becoming fine. However, showers developing inland tomorrow afternoon, some heavy.


Fine, apart from coastal cloud.

Southern Fiordland, Southland and Dunedin

Scattered light rain or drizzle developing in southern Fiordland tomorrow morning, spreading to coastal Southland in the afternoon, with patchy evening drizzle further north.

The remainder of the South Island

Fine, apart from areas of fog or low cloud morning and night.

The Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Outlook for following three days


North Island, rain developing in the north of the North Island and evening drizzle in the east, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, some morning drizzle in the south and cloudy periods in the east. Fine elsewhere.


North Island, rain in most places, patchy from Taranaki to Wellington. South Island, patchy rain about Marlborough and mostly cloudy in the south and east. Fine elsewhere.


North Island, rain about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay easing and showers elsewhere clearing. South Island, mainly fine, cloudy periods in the south and east. Patchy rain about Marlborough clearing, some drizzle about Foveaux Strait.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods on Thursday. Drizzle on Friday, clearing on Saturday.

Issued: 06:33pm Tuesday, 02-Sep-2014