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Brief Forecast for all New Zealand

Valid to Midnight Tuesday, 02-Sep


Scattered showers clearing and becoming fine this morning.

Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel Peninsula

Fine spells. Isolated showers morning and afternoon.

Waitomo, North Taranaki, Taumarunui, Taupo and Bay of Plenty

Mainly fine, but rain about the eastern ranges of Bay of Plenty and Taupo.

South Taranaki to Wellington

Mainly fine, but a few spots of rain afternoon and evening.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Rain, with some heavy falls about the ranges.

Taihape and Wairarapa

Scattered rain.


Cloudy areas, with patchy drizzle morning and evening about the coast.

The remainder of the South Island

Mostly fine. Areas of fog or low cloud morning and night.

The Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Outlook for following three days


North Island, rain or showers in the east becoming confined to the ranges. Fine elsewhere apart from isolated afternoon showers over Central Plateau. South Island, mainly fine, some morning cloud or fog in the east and cloudy periods about the fiords and Stewart Island.


Rain developing in the north of the North Island and drizzle about Stewart Island. Mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, rain spreading to most places, easing to few showers from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula. South Island,mainly fine in the west and some drizzle elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells Wednesday and Thursday with easterly breezes. Mostly cloudy on Friday with easterlies freshening.

Issued: 06:01am Tuesday, 02-Sep-2014