South Island Weather

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Mainly fine. Few showers developing tomorrow evening.

Waikato to Wellington also Bay of Plenty and central high country

Cloudy from Taranaki southwards today, fine elsewhere. Rain spreading north tomorrow afternoon, with heavy falls about Mt Taranaki, clearing Kapiti southwards later.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine today. High cloud increasing tomorrow and scattered rain developing tomorrow afternoon in Wairarapa and a few spots in Hawkes Bay later.

Marlborough, Nelson

Cloud increasing. Rain developing tomorrow morning in Nelson and northern Marlborough, heavy for a time and scattered falls elsewhere, all easing later.

Buller to Fiordland

Rain spreading north, with heavy falls, easing tomorrow.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

High cloud increasing. Scattered rain developing Dunedin southwards towards evening, and patchy elsewhere, all clearing tomorrow afternoon. Low cloud about coastal areas later.

Chatham Islands

Often cloudy.

 
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South Island Forecast for Friday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Mostly sunny Mostly sunny -1 14 90% Slight Moderate
Dunedin Late shower Late shower -2 14 90% Severe Low
Alexandra Rain developing Rain developing -1 12 90% High Low
Ashburton Late shower Late shower -1 12 80% Severe Moderate
Blenheim Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 1 17 80% High Moderate
Gore Rain developing Rain developing 0 13 90% High Low
Greymouth Rain Rain 5 14 60% Slight Moderate
Hokitika Rain Rain 4 14 90% Slight Moderate
Invercargill Late shower Late shower 1 13 90% High Low
Kaikoura Late shower Late shower 6 13 60% Nil Moderate
Motueka Late shower Late shower 4 14 90% Slight Moderate
Nelson Late shower Late shower 3 14 90% Slight Moderate
Oamaru Late shower Late shower -1 11 90% High Low
Queenstown Rain Rain -1 12 90% Severe Low
Reefton Rain Rain 3 13 60% Moderate Moderate
Timaru Late shower Late shower 0 12 90% High Moderate
Wanaka Late shower Late shower -1 12 90% High Low
Westport Rain Rain 6 14 90% Nil Moderate
Tekapo Cloud increasing Cloud increasing -1 12 20% High -
Ohau Cloud increasing Cloud increasing -1 12 20% High -
Hawea Cloud increasing Cloud increasing -1 12 20% High -
Te Anau Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 2 12 20% Moderate -
Manapouri Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 2 12 20% Moderate -
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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