South Island Weather

Northland to Horowhenua, including Coromandel and the central high country

Cloudy periods and few showers, turning to more general rain south of Hamilton this afternoon with some heavy falls possible.

Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine, but one or two showers about Bay of Plenty.

Kapiti, Wellington, Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson

Some morning showers, especially about Kapiti, then fine.

Canterbury and North Otago

Fine, apart from a few morning and evening showers about Banks Peninsula, falling as snow above 500 metres.

Central Otago, Dunedin and Clutha

Fine spells with occasional sleet or snow showers.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland and Southland

Showers, falling as snow about Fiordland, Southland and about Alpine passes further north. Some showers heavy and thundery with hail.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells with occasional showers.

 
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South Island Forecast for Monday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 0 11 40% Slight Low
Dunedin Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 0 7 30% High Low
Alexandra Snow showers Snow showers -1 7 40% High Low
Ashburton Sunny Sunny 0 10 60% High Low
Blenheim Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 13 50% Slight Low
Gore Thunderstorms Thunderstorms 1 6 90% High Low
Greymouth Windy with showers Windy with showers 3 10 50% Moderate Low
Hokitika Showers Showers 4 9 90% Slight Low
Invercargill Thunderstorms Thunderstorms 1 6 90% Moderate Low
Kaikoura Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 7 12 80% Nil Low
Motueka Late shower Late shower 6 13 50% Nil Low
Nelson Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 12 40% Nil Low
Oamaru Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 0 9 20% High Low
Queenstown Possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm -1 6 90% High Low
Reefton Heavy showers Heavy showers 3 8 80% Moderate Low
Timaru Sunny Sunny -1 10 10% Severe Low
Wanaka Snow showers Snow showers 0 7 50% High Low
Westport Showers Showers 6 11 90% Nil Low
Tekapo Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 0 9 10% High -
Ohau Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 0 9 10% High -
Hawea Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 0 9 10% High -
Te Anau Possible shower Possible shower 3 6 20% Moderate -
Manapouri Possible shower Possible shower 3 6 20% Moderate -
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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