South Island Weather

The North Island, from Taranaki, Taihape and Hawkes Bay northwards

Fine and cloudy periods. Scattered showers, mainly inland in the afternoon and evening. A few localised heavy falls and thunderstorms are expected, mainly in the west from Waitomo to the southern parts of Auckland.

Wanganui to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Mainly fine.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller and northern Westland

Cloudy areas. Isolated afternoon and evening showers inland.

Canterbury, Otago, southern Westland and northern Fiordland

Mostly fine. However, a few showers about the North Canterbury ranges this afternoon, and cloud increasing about the Canterbury Plains during the evening.

Southern Fiordland and Southland

Cloudy areas. A few light showers near the south coast.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and a few morning showers.

 
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South Island Forecast for Wednesday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 16 10% Nil High
Dunedin Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 3 18 20% Slight Moderate
Alexandra Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 18 30% Slight Moderate
Ashburton Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 6 16 50% Nil High
Blenheim Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 5 18 20% Slight High
Gore Late shower Late shower 7 15 40% Nil Moderate
Greymouth Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 15 10% Nil High
Hokitika Late shower Late shower 8 16 80% Nil High
Invercargill Clearing shower Clearing shower 8 14 50% Nil Moderate
Kaikoura Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 8 15 20% Nil High
Motueka Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 9 18 10% Nil High
Nelson Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 9 17 20% Nil High
Oamaru Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 5 15 30% Slight Moderate
Queenstown Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 20 40% Slight Moderate
Reefton Showers Showers 4 17 50% Slight High
Timaru Clearing shower Clearing shower 5 16 50% Slight High
Wanaka Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 21 20% Nil Moderate
Westport Possible shower Possible shower 8 17 70% Nil High
Tekapo Cloud increasing Cloud increasing 4 15 20% Slight Moderate
Ohau Cloud increasing Cloud increasing 4 15 20% Slight Moderate
Hawea Cloud increasing Cloud increasing 4 15 20% Slight Moderate
Te Anau Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 12 10% Slight Moderate
Manapouri Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 12 10% Slight Moderate
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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